Average Early-Career Legal Counsel with Legal Compliance Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$120,583
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$8,625
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Counsel with Legal Compliance skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $120,583.
25%
$76k
MEDIAN
$121k
75%
$126k
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$76k - $126k
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$0 - $9k
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$76k - $137k

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Job Description for Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel Tasks
  • Advise business in legal affairs of the company including government regulations, taxes, and legal and human rights.
  • Apply for registration and copyrights for the products, processes, and trademarks of the organization.
  • Manage disputes and litigations.
  • Prepare and review legal documents including contracts, licenses, leases, sales and purchases, and real estate, etc.

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Popular Skills for Legal Counsel

Skills that pay less than market rate include Legal Document Review, Lobbying, Legal Research and Contract Negotiation.
Employees with Legal Counsel in their job title in Sunnyvale, California earn an average of 32.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (17.1% less), Houston, Texas (16.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (12.9% less).

Years of Experience

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