Georgetown University Law Center Alumni Average Salary

Georgetown University Law Center grads can expect to earn between $71K on the low end and $200K at the high end. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Georgetown University Law Center Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$70K$140K$210K
Senior Counsel
4 salaries
$200,202  
   
Associate Attorney
3 salaries
$80,000  
Corporate Counsel
3 salaries
$131,000  
Associate General Counsel
2 salaries
$190,000  
Executive Director
2 salaries
$72,000  
Legal Counsel
2 salaries
$147,500  
Attorney / Lawyer
2 salaries
$71,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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Industry

The most popular field is the consulting industry.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $120K per year compared to females' $95K.

Jobs

Among Georgetown University Law Center alumni, those working as Senior Counsels report the highest median pay of around $200K, followed by Associate General Counsels (approximately $180K), and Legal Counsels (about $138K). Sitting at the bottom of the pay scale are Attorneys who make an average of $71K.

Locations

Many Georgetown University Law Center students are New York, N.Y.-bound following college. Another city that attracts a wealth of Georgetown University Law Center grads is Buffalo, N.Y.; given its high compensation (approximately $138K is the average salary), the city's popularity should come as no surprise. Washington, DC is a popular spot for former Georgetown University Law Center students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at $79K.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Georgetown University Law Center alumni are those with a law degree — they earn close to $130K on average per year. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor's Degree — their annual income amounts to about $91K on average.

Skills

Many former Georgetown University Law Center students are familiar with Research Analysis, and nearly one in seven grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. Georgetown University Law Center grads with Contract Negotiation experience garner salaries that are 71 percent more than other grads' salaries. Competency in Contract Negotiation, Legal Compliance, and Legal Research also warrants excellent remuneration.

Benefits and Perks

Just over half of the survey participants can rely on paid vacation days, but just one-third of alumni have the luxury of paid sick time. Health insurance benefits extend to a fair number of alumni, and more than half of alumni sign up for dental plans. A fair number of grads take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Other benefits that Georgetown University Law Center alumni receive are life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and malpractice / liability insurance.

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Key Stats for Georgetown University Law Center

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %
Salary
$49,227 - $132,780
Salary
$48,936 - $171,871
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
$50,000 - $180,000

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