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$138,828

Average Base Salary

$67/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$8,191

Average Bonus
The average counsellor at law salary in District of Columbia, United States is $138,828 or an hourly rate of $67. This is 14% higher (+$17,043) than the average counsellor at law salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $8,191.
Salary by Experience

$94,880

Entry Level Salary

$194,323

Senior Level Salary
An entry level counsellor at law (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $94,880. On the other end, a senior level counsellor at law (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $194,323.
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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