Juris Doctor (JD / Law) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD / Law) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$110K$220K
Attorney / Lawyer
455 salaries
$45,589 - $148,121  
  
Associate Attorney
295 salaries
$46,259 - $122,813  
General Counsel
92 salaries
$76,626 - $204,918  
Corporate Counsel
71 salaries
$73,070 - $157,925  
Associate General Counsel
64 salaries
$82,332 - $214,097  
Litigation Attorney
48 salaries
$60,711 - $154,574  
Assistant General Counsel
48 salaries
$79,463 - $195,380  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,069

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Key Stats

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %
Salary
$47,469 - $114,470
Salary
$49,922 - $136,701
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 441 votes.
$55,006 - $166,588
$44,765 - $122,710
$53,681 - $147,335
$55,580 - $130,268
$50,794 - $125,967
$51,628 - $154,184
$51,064 - $117,770
$65,000 - $179,500
$85,000 - $123,500
$65,000
$82,500
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