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Juris Doctor (JD / Law) Degree Average Salary

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
555 salaries
$45,298 - $147,284  
  
Associate Attorney
341 salaries
$45,276 - $121,256  
General Counsel
107 salaries
$77,753 - $208,606  
Associate General Counsel
86 salaries
$77,211 - $208,902  
Corporate Counsel
85 salaries
$73,444 - $157,607  
Assistant General Counsel
59 salaries
$78,698 - $192,638  
Senior Counsel
54 salaries
$102,250 - $213,155  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,505

Key Stats

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %
Salary
$46,341 - $112,294
Salary
$49,881 - $136,695
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 585 votes.
$58,042 - $164,761
$43,645 - $127,059
$55,931 - $151,203
$54,442 - $127,285
$51,169 - $123,651
$51,133 - $152,605
$51,278 - $111,750
$55,752 - $175,000
$45,000 - $90,000
$76,676 - $108,858
$62,400 - $105,000
$84,500

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