Attorney / Lawyer in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

An Attorney / Lawyer in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $88,379 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Contract Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job.

$50,012 - $171,938
$50K
$86K
$170K
MEDIAN: $86,438
10%
50%
90%

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$27.22 - $45.38
$34
MEDIAN: $34.50
50%

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$0$197K
Salary $50,012 - $171,938
Bonus $300.00 - $25,434
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $197,265
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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$52,485 - $190,844
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 90
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $34.50
Annual Data $0$197K
Bonus $300.00 - $25,434
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $197,265
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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$52,485 - $190,844
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 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

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 $76,000 based on 53 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 $110,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 27 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 $92,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲23%

▲9%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
$89,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries


Legal Compliance
▲8%

Insurance
▼0%

National Average
$89,000



Intellectual Property (IP)
▼5%


Technical Writing
▼8%

Research Analysis
▼15%

▼21%



Leadership
▼25%

Legal Document Review
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 27%
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