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Juris Doctor (JD), Law Degree Average Salary

Updated: 30 Aug 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$130K$260K
Attorney / Lawyer
211 salaries
$44,690 - $149,206  
  
Associate Attorney
156 salaries
$43,109 - $105,534  
General Counsel
56 salaries
$73,404 - $245,109  
Corporate Counsel
45 salaries
$60,527 - $161,215  
Legal Counsel
34 salaries
$50,565 - $174,441  
Staff Attorney
33 salaries
$41,531 - $112,418  
Associate General Counsel
31 salaries
$86,025 - $219,398  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,208
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD), Law Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of Texas (UT) - Austin
14 salaries
$55,000 - $182,500
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
Fordham University School of Law
12 salaries
$56,171 - $197,184
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
87 salaries
$57,929 - $200,839
Chicago, Illinois
45 salaries
$42,140 - $206,084
Los Angeles, California
44 salaries
$57,325 - $214,404
Washington, District of Columbia
44 salaries
$53,458 - $175,298
San Francisco, California
38 salaries
$44,698 - $192,660
Female
45%
female alumni
 
Male
55%
male alumni
Salary:$59,511 - $113,872 $62,709 - $135,947

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