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

An Entry-Level Associate Attorney in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $85,497 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Complex Litigation Case Management and Legal Compliance.

$62,321 - $164,100
$62K
$81K
$160K
MEDIAN: $81,449
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$0$166K
Salary $62,321 - $164,100
Bonus $1,510 - $10,181
Profit Sharing $12,500
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$61,211 - $166,107
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

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
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Associate Attorney Job Listings

Key Stats for Associate Attorney

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Associate Attorney Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲47%

Legal Compliance
▲36%

National Average
$82,000

Legal Research
▼3%

Client Interaction
▼4%

Litigation Case Management
▼4%

Legal Document Review
▼7%

Technical Writing
▼8%

Negotiation
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 27%