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$127,567

Average Base Salary

$61/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$6,914

Average Bonus
The average corporate counsel salary in District of Columbia, United States is $127,567 or an equivalent hourly rate of $61. This is 14% higher (+$15,661) than the average corporate counsel salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $6,914. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$87,508

Entry Level Salary

$209,758

Senior Level Salary
An entry level corporate counsel (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $87,508. On the other end, a senior level corporate counsel (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $209,758.

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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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