Attorney / Lawyer with Legal Research Skills Salary

The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer with Legal Research skills is $74,285 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$48,143 - $126,931
$48K
$74K
$130K
MEDIAN: $74,285
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$17.65 - $140.00
$18
$39
$140
MEDIAN: $38.89
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Salary
$48,143 - $126,931  
   
Bonus
$199.11 - $19,200  
Profit Sharing
$504 - $29,525  
Commission
$618 - $290,874  
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).
)
$48,370 - $142,457  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,542
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$17.65 - $140.00  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.42  
Overtime
$16.06 - $101.01  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$199.11 - $19,200  
   
Commission
$618 - $290,874  
Profit Sharing
$504 - $29,525  
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).
)
$48,370 - $142,457  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 119

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Attorney / Lawyer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Attorney / Lawyer

Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

Pay by Experience for an Attorney / Lawyer has a positive trend. An entry-level Attorney / Lawyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 1,007 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Attorney / Lawyer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 456 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 298 salaries. An Attorney / Lawyer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $117,000 based on 130 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $77,417

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 278 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲51%

▲36%

▲19%

National Average
$77,000

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 278 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 26%