How much does a Coroner make in Washington, DC? The average Coroner salary in Washington, DC is $56,436 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $48,307 and $67,100. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Coroner?

A Coroner is a government official who is empowered to conduct or order an inquest into the manner or cause of death, and to investigate or confirm the identity of an unknown person who has been found dead within the Coroner's jurisdiction. In medieval times, English coroners were Crown officials who held financial powers and conducted some judicial investigations in order to counterbalance the power of sheriffs. The word Coroner derives from the same source as the word crown, and it is believed to denote an officer of the Crown....

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Coroner in Washington, DC. The base salary for Coroner ranges from $48,307 to $67,100 with the average base salary of $56,436. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $49,049 to $69,147 with the average total cash compensation of $57,536.

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About Washington, District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

Washington, District of Columbia  area prices were up 1.3% from a year ago

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