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Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salary in Seattle

A Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $54,857 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Performance Management, Training, Benefits & Compensation, Employee Relations, and Full-Cycle Recruiting. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$40,966 - $74,590
(Median)
$41K
$55K
$75K
MEDIAN: $54,856
10%
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90%

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$15.91 - $25.50
(Median)
$16
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$40,966 - $74,590  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
Profit Sharing
$100.00 - $2,000  
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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$38,568 - $74,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 176
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.91 - $25.50  
   
Overtime
$24.73 - $46.56  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
   
Profit Sharing
$100.00 - $2,000  
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).
)
$38,568 - $74,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%


National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Performance Management
up arrow 16%

Training
up arrow 15%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 11%


Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 10%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 2%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 1%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
0%

ADP Human Resources System
0%

National Average
$52,000

Recruiting
up arrow 1%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 80% employee benefits None: 5%
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