Attorney / Lawyer in Minneapolis, Minnesota Salary

The average pay for an Attorney / Lawyer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $86,141 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Contract Negotiation, Intellectual Property (IP), Complex Litigation Case Management, Negotiation, and Technical Writing. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$50,684 - $145,346
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MEDIAN: $86,141
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MEDIAN: $22.53
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Salary
$50,684 - $145,346  
   
Bonus
$1,021 - $34,255  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$46,474 - $150,385  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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Hourly Rate
$22.53  
   
Overtime
$36.00  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,021 - $34,255  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$46,474 - $150,385  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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About Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hennepin County, Minnesota
410,935
Male:
206,547 (50.3%)
Female:
204,388 (49.7%)
Minneapolis (/ˌmɪniˈæpəlɪs/) is the county seat of Hennepin County, and larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States, containing about 3.5 million residents. As of 2015, Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States with a population of 410,939. Minneapolis and Saint Paul anchor the second-largest economic center in the Midwest, after Chicago. Minneapolis lies on both banks of the Mississippi River, just north of the river's confluence with the Minnesota River, and adjoins Saint Paul, the state's capital. The city is abundantly rich in water, with thirteen lakes, wetlands, the Mississippi River, creeks and waterfalls, many connected by parkways in the Chain of Lakes and the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway. It was once the world's flour milling capital and a hub for timber. The city and surrounding region is the primary business center between Chicago and...
Minneapolis:
$54,571
Minnesota:
$63,488
$912
Minneapolis:
$227,500
Minnesota:
$200,000
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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
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Experienced
▲25%

▲20%

National Average
$82,000

▼17%

Late-Career
▼24%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲56%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲43%

Negotiation
▲34%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲34%

Technical Writing
▲32%

Legal Compliance
▲28%


Leadership
▲16%

Research Analysis
▲13%

National Average
$82,000


Insurance
▼7%


Case Management
▼27%

Legal Document Review
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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