An Associate Attorney in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $107,990 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Complex Litigation Case Management, Intellectual Property (IP), and Negotiation. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$62,861 - $202,602
(Median)
$63K
$110K
$200K
MEDIAN: $107,989
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$62,861 - $202,602  
   
Bonus
$0.21 - $24,658  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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$63,415 - $215,054  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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Experience Affects Associate Attorney Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 34%

National Average
$112,000


Skills That Affect Associate Attorney Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 51%

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 48%

Negotiation
up arrow 40%

Client Interaction
up arrow 1%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 1%

National Average
$112,000

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 14%

Legal Research
up arrow 17%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 28%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 28%

Technical Writing
up arrow 35%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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