Human Resources Director Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Human Resources Director make in District of Columbia? The average Human Resources Director salary in District of Columbia is $172,890 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $152,507 and $196,521. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $152,507 10% $133,950 90% $218,035 75% $196,521 $172,890 50%(Median)
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Human Resources Director plans, directs, and implements policies for all areas of the human resources function including staffing, compensation, benefits, training, employee relations, safety and compliance. Administers and innovates human resources programs and policies support company goals and positively engage the workforce. Being a Human Resources Director advises leadership on all human resources issues with broad and current subject matter knowledge that includes expertise in federal and state employment laws. Prepares operating budgets for human resources and make recommendations for funding that drives workforce productivity. Additionally, Human Resources Director maintains a HRIS or other system for all required processes and transactions that provide data and reporting on HR activity. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Human Resources Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Human Resources Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $172,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $172,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $172,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $172,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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