Attorney / Lawyer in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

An Attorney / Lawyer in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $88,379 per year.

$48,645 - $164,975
$49K
$88K
$160K
MEDIAN: $88,379
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$27.22 - $45.38
$35
MEDIAN: $35.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$48,645 - $164,975  
   
Bonus
$19.57 - $25,760  
Profit Sharing
$5.30 - $193,916  
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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$51,285 - $183,146  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 102
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$35.00  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$19.57 - $25,760  
   
Profit Sharing
$5.30 - $193,916  
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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$51,285 - $183,146  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲23%

▲9%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$90,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲7%


Insurance
▲1%

National Average
$90,000


Intellectual Property (IP)
▼6%


Technical Writing
▼7%

Research Analysis
▼13%

Legal Research
▼17%

Negotiation
▼17%


Leadership
▼20%

Legal Document Review
▼26%

Contract Negotiation
▼36%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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