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Average Salary for Georgetown University Law Center Alumni

Students who graduate from Georgetown University Law Center earn between about $58K to $197K. The figures in this overview come from the responses of Georgetown University Law Center grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

Georgetown University Law Center Alumni
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Associate General Counsel
8 salaries
$160,000  
   
Attorney / Lawyer
6 salaries
$103,500  
Associate Attorney
6 salaries
$85,988  
Corporate Counsel
5 salaries
$131,010  
Senior Counsel
4 salaries
$200,202  
Legal Counsel
4 salaries
$140,000  
Staff Attorney
2 salaries
$58,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Industry

A large chunk of former Georgetown University Law Center students are employed in law; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. The average salary for a grad from Georgetown University Law Center is $114K.

Gender

After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $99K per year compared to men, who earn $140K.

Jobs

Among Georgetown University Law Center alumni, those working as Senior Counsels report the highest median pay of approximately $197K, followed by Associate General Counsels (around $160K), and Legal Counsels ($140K). Staff Attorneys wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $58K.

Locations

Many Georgetown University Law Center students are Washington, DC-bound following college. It is no surprise that Los Angeles, which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is about $160K), is another of the most popular spots for former Georgetown University Law Center students. Home to the lowest median salary for Georgetown University Law Center alumni is San Francisco, a popular place for former students despite its around $79K average paycheck. New York is also a top pick, as is Mclean.

Degree Major

A graduate with a law degree from Georgetown University Law Center can rake in a whopping $200K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Graduates holding a Bachelor's Degree fare the worst in terms of compensation with yearly salaries of approximately $74K.

Skills

Around one in five grads report using Contract Negotiation as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Georgetown University Law Center grads with Intellectual Property (IP) abilities can expect to make 66 percent more than their former classmates ($189K). Proficiency in Legal Research, Legal Compliance, and Litigation Case Management command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Lacking in the benefits department, just half of the alumni report compensation for sick days and only one in three grads get vacation time. A strong majority of graduates enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a majority of graduates receive dental plans, too. A solid majority of grads plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Georgetown University Law Center graduates also take advantage of life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats

Gender

Female

59 %

female alumni

Male

41 %

male alumni
Salary
$50,684 - $140,000
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$55,268 - $195,007

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
16%

Job Satisfaction


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based on 15 votes.

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