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Juris Doctor (JD), Law Degree Average Salary

Updated: 13 Sep 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
204 salaries
$44,596 - $145,129  
  
Associate Attorney
155 salaries
$43,570 - $105,667  
General Counsel
55 salaries
$72,719 - $247,301  
Corporate Counsel
44 salaries
$60,420 - $161,563  
Legal Counsel
32 salaries
$50,335 - $169,677  
Staff Attorney
31 salaries
$41,210 - $112,870  
Associate General Counsel
30 salaries
$85,723 - $220,004  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,195
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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
Suffolk University School of Law
14 salaries
$36,000 - $145,216
Hofstra University School of Law
14 salaries
$44,500 - $238,000
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
86 salaries
$59,562 - $201,252
Chicago, Illinois
45 salaries
$42,140 - $206,084
Washington, District of Columbia
44 salaries
$53,458 - $175,298
Los Angeles, California
43 salaries
$56,673 - $216,795
San Francisco, California
41 salaries
$45,615 - $191,210
Female
45%
female alumni
 
Male
55%
male alumni
Salary:$59,458 - $114,510 $63,286 - $135,744

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