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Top Legal Officer Salary
in District of Columbia, United States

$294,785 (USD)

Average Salary

$142/hr

Average Hourly

$94,154

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Top Legal Officer is $294,785 a year and $142 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for a Top Legal Officer is between $185,932 and $470,829. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Top Legal Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Directs, oversees, and controls legal activities and functions to ensure the organization's legal posture is developed and maintained.
  • Establishes legal services required by the organization and ensures that the organization is protected from any legal action.
  • Provides officers and directors with advice and guidance in identifying the critical problems to which the application of legal principals yields the greatest opportunities for minimizing risks and maximizing profits.
Top Legal Officer Job Prevalence in District of Columbia, United States

Job family: General and Operations Managers

Job family population: 2,212,200

Estimated population of Top Legal Officer jobs: 302,120

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$341,737
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About District of Columbia, United States

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Description: Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States. Founded after the American Revolution as the seat of government of the newly independent country, Washington was named after George Washington, the first president of the United States and a Founding Father. As the seat of the United States federal government and several international organizations, Washington is an important world political capital. The city is also one of the most visited cities in the world, with more than 20 million tourists annually.The signing of the Residence...

Top Legal Officer Job Listings for District of Columbia, United States

CEO Seeks Executive Assistant or Paralegal
Jul 1
Washington, DC, USA
Bridgeline Solutions
World renowned CEO seeks Executive Assistant or Paralegal. ... Paralegal or legal skills are NOT required. Will deal with top government officials and executives ...
VP, Regulatory Affairs
Jul 4
Washington D.C., United States
Spectrum
Draft policy memoranda for executives, including CEO. Build relationships with companies and ... Coordinate with business and legal contacts regarding regulatory strategy and compliance. Assist in ...
Director of Finance
Jul 17
Washington, DC, USA
Corps Team
The Director of Finance is responsible for supporting the CEO with all financial aspects of ... A Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Accounting or Finance from a top tier program, 10+ years of ...
Strategic Account Executive
Jun 15
Washington, DC, USA
Microsoft
... O of an account who leads our top customer into the digital age. This job will provide you: * An ... We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal ...
Pneumatic Electronic Controls Technician
Jul 11
Washington, DC, USA
The Tatitlek Corporation
Must be able to obtain and maintain a top secret clearance This position is subject to the terms ... Local 99-99A, AFL-CIO. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The physical demands described here are ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Top Legal Officer is $294,785 a year and $142 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for a Top Legal Officer is between $185,932 and $470,829. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Top Legal Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.

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Top Legal Officer Job Listings for District of Columbia, United States

CEO Seeks Executive Assistant or Paralegal
Jul 1
Washington, DC, USA
Bridgeline Solutions
World renowned CEO seeks Executive Assistant or Paralegal. ... Paralegal or legal skills are NOT required. Will deal with top government officials and executives ...
VP, Regulatory Affairs
Jul 4
Washington D.C., United States
Spectrum
Draft policy memoranda for executives, including CEO. Build relationships with companies and ... Coordinate with business and legal contacts regarding regulatory strategy and compliance. Assist in ...
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