Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salary in Washington, District of Columbia (United States)

The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia is $56,265 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Recruiting and Full-Cycle Recruiting.
Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia Total Pay (?
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$44,551 - $77,774
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $56,264
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Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia Total Pay (?
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$17.08 - $31.25
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$44,551 - $77,774  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,182  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,427 - $78,733  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 125
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.08 - $31.25  
   
Overtime
$33.00 - $40.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,182  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$44,427 - $78,733  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 125
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Experienced
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National Average
$56,000

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Recruiting
up arrow 25%
Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 13%
ADP Human Resources System
up arrow 8%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%
Employee Relations
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
Performance Management
up arrow 1%
Training
up arrow 1%
National Average
$56,000
Payroll Administration
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Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 2%
Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
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Benefits Administration
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ADP Payroll System
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
84%
female alumni
 
Male
16%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 5%
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