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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$110K$220K
Attorney / Lawyer
649 salaries
$44,195 - $144,136  
  
Associate Attorney
399 salaries
$45,909 - $113,165  
General Counsel
130 salaries
$76,618 - $216,968  
Associate General Counsel
102 salaries
$69,042 - $204,412  
Corporate Counsel
101 salaries
$73,452 - $158,637  
Assistant General Counsel
66 salaries
$80,186 - $190,803  
Senior Counsel
66 salaries
$109,748 - $212,681  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,955
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD / Law) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of Texas (UT) - Austin
29 salaries
$51,077 - $220,000
South Texas College of Law
29 salaries
$51,597 - $170,000
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
27 salaries
$41,833 - $111,014
University of Florida (UF)
26 salaries
$50,053 - $183,831
Suffolk University School of Law
25 salaries
$45,150 - $157,217
Popular Companies

Salary Range

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC)
12 salaries
$56,171 - $213,508
Small Law Firm
8 salaries
$45,781 - $88,437
Office of the Attorney General
8 salaries
$70,198 - $105,142
KPMG, LLP
5 salaries
$62,400 - $105,000
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
211 salaries
$59,338 - $213,329
Chicago, Illinois
104 salaries
$44,225 - $175,256
Los Angeles, California
90 salaries
$55,998 - $180,312
Washington, District of Columbia
88 salaries
$57,003 - $187,402
Houston, Texas
84 salaries
$55,000 - $177,556
Female
47%
female alumni
 
Male
53%
male alumni
Salary:$57,806 - $111,551 $62,949 - $133,886

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