Experienced Attorney / Lawyer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

An Experienced Attorney / Lawyer in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $151,623 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Legal Research and Regulatory Compliance.

$81,081 - $296,979
$81K
$150K
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MEDIAN: $149,490
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$0$312K
Salary $81,081 - $296,979
Bonus $0.00 - $30,913
Profit Sharing $6,500
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$81,347 - $312,368
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

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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%

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%
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Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Legal Research
▲26%

Regulatory Compliance
▲13%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲10%

National Average
$150,000

Research Analysis
▼3%

Contract Negotiation
▼7%

Client Interaction
▼8%

Litigation Case Management
▼8%

Leadership
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 15%
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