Salaries for Attorneys with Tax Compliance skills are generous, with average pay above six figures ($95K) per year. With some bonuses approaching $40K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $52K, overall incomes of Attorneys with Tax Compliance skills spread between $56K and $213K depending on individual performance. Geography and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Attorneys with Tax Compliance skills (61 percent) survey respondents are male. Most Attorneys with Tax Compliance skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. While close to a fourth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and more than two-fifths have dental, as well. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$55,686 - $171,104
$56K
$95K
$170K
MEDIAN: $95,170
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50%
90%

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$45.78 - $181.79
$55
MEDIAN: $55.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$55,686 - $171,104  
   
Bonus
$503 - $39,732  
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $52,414  
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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$55,752 - $212,751  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 115
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$55.00  
   
Overtime
$36.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Bonus
$503 - $39,732  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $52,414  
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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$55,752 - $212,751  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Whereas the median salary for inexperienced employees is approximately $79K, incomes in the five-to-10 year group are significantly higher, averaging to the comfortable six-figure sum of $105K. On average, Attorneys with Tax Compliance skills make $146K following one to two decades on the job. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $130K.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
034
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 44%

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$101,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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