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The average associate legal counsel salary in District of Columbia, United States is $89,488 or an hourly rate of $43. This is 14% higher (+$10,986) than the average associate legal counsel salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $3,651.
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An entry level associate legal counsel (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,633. On the other end, a senior level associate legal counsel (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $107,935.

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Job Description
Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.

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