An Associate Attorney with Legal Compliance skills earns an average salary of $75,674 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$49,827 - $138,938
$50K
$76K
$140K
MEDIAN: $75,674
10%
50%
90%

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$22.00 - $67.50
$30
MEDIAN: $30.09
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,827 - $138,938  
   
Bonus
$496.65 - $19,315  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $16,500  
Commission
$13,971  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,189 - $148,603  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 247
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$30.09  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$496.65 - $19,315  
   
Commission
$13,971  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $16,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,189 - $148,603  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay by Experience Level for Associate Attorney

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Associate Attorney

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
062
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Associate Attorney Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 62%

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%

National Average
$79,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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