Attorney / Lawyer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

An Attorney / Lawyer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $92,452 per year. A skill in Contract Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$50,906 - $137,316
$51K
$91K
$140K
MEDIAN: $91,469
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$0$141K
Salary $50,906 - $137,316
Bonus $958 - $20,608
Profit Sharing $8,500
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$53,228 - $141,252
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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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 $77,000 based on 34 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 $109,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $116,000 based on 20 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 $102,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

▲15%

▲7%

National Average
$95,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲17%

Research Analysis
▲6%

▲2%

Technical Writing
▲1%

National Average
$95,000

Legal Document Review
▼2%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▼2%




Insurance
▼8%

Leadership
▼15%

Regulatory Compliance
▼16%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 17%
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