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Updated: 20 Sep 2014
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Industry: Law Firm
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
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Bachelor's Degree
1229 salaries
$31,049 - $83,453  
   
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
982 salaries
$45,721 - $155,739  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
423 salaries
$45,514 - $148,442  
Associate's Degree
415 salaries
$29,021 - $69,145  
Juris Doctor (JD), Law
134 salaries
$44,031 - $167,113  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
106 salaries
$33,343 - $94,668  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
84 salaries
$42,957 - $157,460  
Doctor of Law (JD)
71 salaries
$46,182 - $151,521  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), History
49 salaries
$29,511 - $85,552  
Associate Degree (AD), Paralegal Studies
49 salaries
$26,828 - $62,167  
Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paralegal Studies
48 salaries
$28,874 - $57,749  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
46 salaries
$26,989 - $76,822  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), Political Science (PolySci)
44 salaries
$48,696 - $145,000  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
35 salaries
$32,966 - $91,578  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
32 salaries
$29,850 - $82,574  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
31 salaries
$24,841 - $69,043  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
30 salaries
$30,094 - $71,483  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
28 salaries
$31,785 - $120,805  
Certificate (Cert), Paralegal Studies
27 salaries
$25,515 - $82,691  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
27 salaries
$41,943 - $106,436  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
27 salaries
$33,550 - $119,952  
Some college coursework with no degree
26 salaries
$27,458 - $73,873  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
26 salaries
$32,392 - $98,299  
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
25 salaries
$29,087 - $72,129  
Associate's Degree, Paralegal Studies
24 salaries
$28,883 - $67,984  
Juris Doctor (JD), Political Science (PolySci)
22 salaries
$43,605 - $161,073  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
21 salaries
$29,518 - $147,949  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), History
20 salaries
$40,268 - $208,592  
Juris Doctor (JD)
20 salaries
$50,335 - $228,457  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
19 salaries
$53,943 - $120,709  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,925

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