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Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for Industry: Law Firm

Updated: 19 Jul 2014
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Industry: Law Firm
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Bachelor's Degree
1217 salaries
$31,042 - $84,288  
   
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
952 salaries
$45,868 - $155,383  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
412 salaries
$45,560 - $147,570  
Associate's Degree
410 salaries
$29,095 - $68,164  
Juris Doctor (JD), Law
129 salaries
$44,349 - $165,637  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
104 salaries
$34,104 - $91,569  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
78 salaries
$40,877 - $161,073  
Doctor of Law (JD)
75 salaries
$46,654 - $151,348  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), History
50 salaries
$29,348 - $85,214  
Associate Degree (AD), Paralegal Studies
49 salaries
$26,828 - $62,167  
Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paralegal Studies
48 salaries
$28,874 - $56,125  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), Political Science (PolySci)
45 salaries
$46,540 - $123,650  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
45 salaries
$26,952 - $76,597  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
39 salaries
$33,832 - $92,163  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
34 salaries
$29,721 - $73,000  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
33 salaries
$24,965 - $74,007  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
32 salaries
$30,214 - $70,979  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
29 salaries
$32,000 - $120,000  
Certificate (Cert), Paralegal Studies
29 salaries
$26,986 - $84,335  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
28 salaries
$42,101 - $105,704  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
26 salaries
$32,392 - $98,299  
Some college coursework with no degree
26 salaries
$27,458 - $73,873  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
25 salaries
$30,100 - $113,346  
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
25 salaries
$29,087 - $72,129  
Associate's Degree, Paralegal Studies
22 salaries
$30,609 - $68,322  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
21 salaries
$29,518 - $147,949  
Juris Doctor (JD)
20 salaries
$50,335 - $228,457  
Juris Doctor (JD), Political Science (PolySci)
20 salaries
$43,288 - $162,162  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
20 salaries
$54,710 - $120,252  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), History
19 salaries
$40,000 - $120,000  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,876

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