Attorney / Lawyer in Columbus, Ohio Salary

The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer in Columbus, Ohio is $77,060 per year. A skill in Legal Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$48,423 - $145,437
$48K
$77K
$150K
MEDIAN: $77,060
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Salary
$48,423 - $145,437  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,453  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
Commission
$6,104  
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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$49,718 - $128,802  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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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 $78,000 based on 26 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 $79,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 13 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 $167,000 based on 21 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲112%

Experienced
▲29%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$79,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲34%

Legal Document Review
▲2%

Research Analysis
▲1%

Client Interaction
▼0%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▼0%

Legal Research
▼0%

National Average
$79,000

Litigation Case Management
▼3%

Case Management
▼20%

Negotiation
▼24%

Contract Negotiation
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 35%