Experienced Attorney / Lawyer in Los Angeles Salary

An Experienced Attorney / Lawyer in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $150,000 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Contract Negotiation, Negotiation, Research Analysis, Legal Document Review, and Intellectual Property (IP).

$88,585 - $253,391
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MEDIAN: $163,976
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$88,585 - $253,391  
   
Bonus
$964 - $41,217  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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$98,136 - $286,017  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
10-19 years
77%
20 years or more
23%
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Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲30%

Negotiation
▲19%

Research Analysis
▲12%

Legal Document Review
▲12%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲11%

Leadership
▲10%

Client Interaction
▲9%

Litigation Case Management
▲8%

National Average
$179,000

Complex Litigation Case Management
▼4%

Case Management
▼9%

Insurance
▼19%

Legal Research
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 24%
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