The average pay for an Attorney / Lawyer in Nashville, Tennessee is $74,374 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Contract Negotiation and Legal Document Review.

$50,772 - $180,736
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$51K
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MEDIAN: $74,374
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$36.94 - $101.74
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MEDIAN: $44.00
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$50,772 - $180,736  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $42,894  
Profit Sharing
$33,750  
Total Pay (?
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$51,602 - $202,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Hourly Rate
$44.00  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $42,894  
   
Profit Sharing
$33,750  
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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$51,602 - $202,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Nashville, Tennessee

Davidson County, Tennessee
626,681
Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Davidson County. It is located on the Cumberland River in the north central part of the state. The city is a center for the music, healthcare, publishing, banking and transportation industries, and home to numerous colleges and universities. Reflecting the city's position in state government, Nashville is home to the Tennessee Supreme Court's courthouse for Middle Tennessee. It is known as a center of the country music industry, earning it the nickname "Music City U.S.A." Since 1963, Nashville has had a consolidated city-county government which includes six smaller municipalities in a two-tier system. Nashville is governed by a mayor, vice-mayor, and 40-member Metropolitan Council. Thirty-five of the members are elected from single-member districts; five are elected at-large. According to 2015 estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, the total consolidated city-county population stood at 678,889. The "balance"...

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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 83%

Mid-Career
up arrow 45%

National Average
$79,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 99%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 83%

Negotiation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$79,000

Legal Research
up arrow 11%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 14%

Client Interaction
up arrow 16%

Technical Writing
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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