Linguist in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for a Linguist in Washington, District of Columbia is $62,510 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$55,495 - $100,803
$55K
$65K
$100K
MEDIAN: $65,147
10%
50%
90%

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$31.59 - $36.63
$33
MEDIAN: $32.56
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Salary
$55,495 - $100,803  
   
Bonus
$3,250  
Total Pay (?
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$58,661 - $99,442  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$32.56  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$3,250  
   
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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$58,661 - $99,442  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 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%

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Key Stats for Linguist

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Linguist Salaries

Experienced
▲43%

Entry-Level
▲9%

National Average
$67,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 31%
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