An Associate Attorney (Law Firm) in New York, New York earns an average salary of $102,127 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Complex Litigation Case Management, Legal Research, and Contract Negotiation. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$50,122 - $216,237
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$50K
$100K
$220K
MEDIAN: $102,126
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$50,122 - $216,237  
   
Bonus
$1,479 - $49,493  
Profit Sharing
$9,826  
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$59,180 - $248,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,375,004
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Experience Affects Associate Attorney (Law Firm) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

National Average
$108,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%


Skills That Affect Associate Attorney (Law Firm) Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 107%

Legal Research
up arrow 67%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 39%

National Average
$108,000

Technical Writing
up arrow 7%

Negotiation
up arrow 16%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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