Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) in New York Salary

An Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) in New York, New York earns an average salary of $120,000 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$55,752 - $290,874
$56K
$120K
$290K
MEDIAN: $120,000
10%
50%
90%

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$27.50 - $125.00
$40
MEDIAN: $40.00
50%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$110K$220K$330K
Salary
$55,752 - $290,874  
   
Bonus
$1,192 - $50,335  
Profit Sharing
$46,250  
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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$56,395 - $318,981  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$40.00  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$1,192 - $50,335  
   
Profit Sharing
$46,250  
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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$56,395 - $318,981  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
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, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm)

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲22%

National Average
$144,000

Entry-Level
▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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