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Juris Doctor (JD), Law Degree Average Salary

Updated: 20 Dec 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
166 salaries
$45,478 - $144,216  
  
Associate Attorney
132 salaries
$43,850 - $105,375  
General Counsel
52 salaries
$76,440 - $263,436  
Corporate Counsel
37 salaries
$64,250 - $161,124  
Legal Counsel
29 salaries
$60,000 - $171,961  
Associate General Counsel
28 salaries
$87,639 - $221,215  
Staff Attorney
26 salaries
$40,127 - $114,080  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,029
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD), Law Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Suffolk University School of Law
14 salaries
$36,000 - $145,216
Hofstra University School of Law
13 salaries
$51,521 - $290,874
University of Texas (UT) - Austin
12 salaries
$51,064 - $195,743
Georgetown University Law Center
12 salaries
$48,273 - $217,764
New York Law School
10 salaries
$50,335 - $198,659
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
79 salaries
$58,404 - $202,940
Washington, District of Columbia
39 salaries
$55,000 - $178,068
Chicago, Illinois
37 salaries
$43,824 - $202,735
Los Angeles, California
37 salaries
$59,180 - $222,719
San Francisco, California
31 salaries
$37,100 - $195,719
Female
45%
female alumni
 
Male
55%
male alumni
Salary:$59,819 - $117,836 $63,784 - $136,435

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