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Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for Industry: Legal Services

Industry: Legal Services
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bachelor's Degree
867 salaries
$31,250 - $90,829  
   
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
615 salaries
$45,306 - $153,469  
Associate's Degree
321 salaries
$30,493 - $71,692  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
274 salaries
$44,939 - $148,135  
Juris Doctor (JD), Law
103 salaries
$43,580 - $160,994  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
88 salaries
$31,943 - $92,616  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
78 salaries
$37,747 - $151,945  
Doctor of Law (JD)
41 salaries
$50,650 - $163,942  
Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paralegal Studies
36 salaries
$27,728 - $60,256  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), Political Science (PolySci)
36 salaries
$45,191 - $133,955  
Associate Degree (AD), Paralegal Studies
32 salaries
$25,856 - $60,680  
Certificate (Cert), Paralegal Studies
26 salaries
$33,276 - $71,490  
Some college coursework with no degree
25 salaries
$36,614 - $72,482  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
25 salaries
$30,367 - $87,591  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
24 salaries
$29,000 - $115,862  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
22 salaries
$38,858 - $111,098  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), History
22 salaries
$27,575 - $73,351  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Criminal Justice
21 salaries
$25,743 - $82,297  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
18 salaries
$37,745 - $106,748  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
18 salaries
$36,026 - $163,406  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
18 salaries
$25,322 - $72,341  
Associate's Degree, Paralegal Studies
18 salaries
$27,316 - $75,503  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
17 salaries
$33,535 - $88,190  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
17 salaries
$32,056 - $92,990  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
17 salaries
$34,632 - $95,391  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
16 salaries
$39,149 - $107,235  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Political Science (PolySci)
15 salaries
$29,087 - $80,373  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Literature
14 salaries
$25,079 - $122,449  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), International Relations
13 salaries
$25,573 - $171,616  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
13 salaries
$30,144 - $193,916  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,057

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