Entry-Level Staff Attorney in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Staff Attorney in Washington, District of Columbia is $72,500 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Litigation Case Management and Legal Compliance.

$47,589 - $102,789
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MEDIAN: $80,000
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Salary $47,589 - $102,789
Bonus $16,000
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$47,589 - $103,681
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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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 Staff Attorney

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Staff Attorney Salaries

Litigation Case Management
▲17%

Legal Compliance
▲8%

National Average
$80,000

Legal Document Review
▼26%

Legal Research
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 7%
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