Entry-Level Attorney / Lawyer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

An Entry-Level Attorney / Lawyer in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $86,949 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Complex Litigation Case Management and Contract Negotiation.

$56,584 - $147,949
$57K
$82K
$150K
MEDIAN: $81,927
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$35.99 - $195.69
$50
MEDIAN: $50.00
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$0$174K
Salary $56,584 - $147,949
Bonus $0.00 - $27,500
Profit Sharing $5,000
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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$55,948 - $174,174
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 68
Hourly Data $0$195
Hourly Rate $50.00
Overtime $65.00
Annual Data $0$174K
Bonus $0.00 - $27,500
Profit Sharing $5,000
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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$55,948 - $174,174
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Attorney / Lawyer Job Listings

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲61%

Contract Negotiation
▲25%

National Average
$86,000

Legal Document Review
▼5%

Case Management
▼6%

Legal Research
▼7%

Litigation Case Management
▼10%

Research Analysis
▼15%

Client Interaction
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 15%
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