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Juris Doctor (JD), Law Degree Average Salary

Updated: 18 Oct 2014
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Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD), Law Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$140K$280K
Attorney / Lawyer
190 salaries
$45,719 - $146,137  
  
Associate Attorney
148 salaries
$43,697 - $105,154  
General Counsel
53 salaries
$76,754 - $261,734  
Corporate Counsel
42 salaries
$61,012 - $162,263  
Legal Counsel
30 salaries
$51,064 - $171,275  
Staff Attorney
30 salaries
$41,041 - $113,101  
Associate General Counsel
29 salaries
$85,384 - $220,608  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,129
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD), Law Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Hofstra University School of Law
14 salaries
$44,500 - $238,000
Suffolk University School of Law
14 salaries
$36,000 - $145,216
Georgetown University Law Center
13 salaries
$48,498 - $215,732
University of Texas (UT) - Austin
12 salaries
$51,064 - $195,743
Fordham University School of Law
12 salaries
$56,171 - $197,184
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
81 salaries
$58,777 - $203,292
Washington, District of Columbia
44 salaries
$53,458 - $175,298
Chicago, Illinois
42 salaries
$43,064 - $220,211
Los Angeles, California
39 salaries
$60,000 - $221,093
San Francisco, California
37 salaries
$44,385 - $191,171
Female
46%
female alumni
 
Male
54%
male alumni
Salary:$60,017 - $114,988 $63,510 - $136,235

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