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$173,447

Average Base Salary

$83/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$13,147

Average Bonus
The average director legal affairs salary in District of Columbia, United States is $173,447 or an equivalent hourly rate of $83. This is 14% higher (+$21,784) than the average director legal affairs salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $13,147. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$143,279

Entry Level Salary

$214,565

Senior Level Salary
An entry level director legal affairs (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $143,279. On the other end, a senior level director legal affairs (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $214,565.

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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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