Attorney / Lawyer Salary in New York

An Attorney / Lawyer in New York, New York earns an average salary of $93,626 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Intellectual Property (IP), Regulatory Compliance, Contract Negotiation, and Legal Compliance.

$49,115 - $182,446
(Median)
$49K
$94K
$180K
MEDIAN: $93,626
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90%

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$24.83 - $352.35
(Median)
$25
$51
$350
MEDIAN: $51.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$49,115 - $182,446  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $48,090  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $42,500  
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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$50,225 - $212,508  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 655
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$120$240$360
Hourly Rate
$24.83 - $352.35  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $81.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$240K$480K$720K
Bonus
$0.00 - $48,090  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $42,500  
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).
)
$50,225 - $212,508  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer in New York, New York Salaries




National Average
$99,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer in New York, New York Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 57%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 52%


Legal Compliance
up arrow 24%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 6%

Client Interaction
up arrow 4%

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 4%

Leadership
up arrow 3%

Negotiation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$99,000




Technical Writing
up arrow 11%

up arrow 12%

Research Analysis
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 29% employee benefits None: 23%
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