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Average Salary for U.S. Department of Justice Employees

How This Employer Pays

U.S. Department of Justice typically pays:
above market
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above market
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Employer: U.S. Department of Justice
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Attorney / Lawyer (5)
$66,907 - $173,395  
[-]Attorney / Lawyer (5)
Salary$65,088 - $164,108  
Total Pay$66,907 - $173,395  
[+]Paralegal (4)
$35,241 - $78,146  
[+]Paralegal (4)
Salary$36,622 - $77,399  
Total Pay$35,241 - $78,146  
[+]Attorney, Government (3)
$65,938 - $170,036  
[+]Attorney, Government (3)
Salary$62,975 - $160,230  
Total Pay$65,938 - $170,036  
[+]Special Agent (Federal) (3)
$53,287 - $145,334  
[+]Special Agent (Federal) (3)
Salary$58,753 - $143,605  
Total Pay$53,287 - $145,334  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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Key Stats

44 %
56 %
$51,651 - $98,684
$49,862 - $135,127
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

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