Average Salary for Gibson Dunn and Crutcher Employees

A salary of $70K per year is the going rate at Gibson Dunn and Crutcher. Geography plays the largest role in compensation at Gibson Dunn and Crutcher, but your experience level affects income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Gibson Dunn and Crutcher typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Gibson Dunn and Crutcher
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[-]Legal Secretary (4)
$53,867 - $100,452  
[-]Legal Secretary (4)
Salary$47,240 - $90,822  
Bonus$1,035 - $7,761  
Total Pay$53,867 - $100,452  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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About This Company

Los Angeles 



Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see an average salaries of around $58K. A typical employee has 20 years or more of experience and earns about $75K annually.


Residents of Washington, DC pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $108K per year; other top-paying cities include New York ($69K) and the company's headquarter city of Los Angeles (approximately $66K). Gibson Dunn and Crutcher workers in District of Columbia earn the most — $108K annually on average.


Legal Secretarys earn the highest median pay at $75K.

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have an Associate's Degree at Gibson Dunn and Crutcher — these employees make the most at approximately $71K per year.


Skill-wise, employees who report Legal Research as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning $125K on average. One of the more prevalent skills at Gibson Dunn and Crutcher is Microsoft Excel, with around two in five considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Word, Document Preparation, and Scheduling.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Gibson Dunn and Crutcher gives paid vacation days to 45 percent and sick leave to 18 percent. The greater part of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Gibson Dunn and Crutcher sponsors. Almost all workers have health insurance, and benefits for a solid majority of workers also include dental insurance. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and free drinks.

Key Stats for Gibson Dunn and Crutcher


70 %
30 %
$54,000 - $76,527
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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