The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer in Sacramento, California is $92,711 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Complex Litigation Case Management and Insurance. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

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MEDIAN: $92,711
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$53,226 - $183,118  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,000  
Profit Sharing
$4,943  
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$55,747 - $188,489  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61

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About Sacramento, California

Sacramento County, California
490,715
Male:
237,724 (48.4%)
Female:
252,991 (51.6%)
Sacramento (/ˌsækrəˈmɛntoʊ/; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]) is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California, and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles area, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, and is the 27th largest in the United States. In 2002, the Civil Rights Project at Harvard University conducted for TIME magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John...
Sacramento:
$52,151
California:
$64,500
$1,085
Sacramento:
$287,300
California:
$449,100
5.1%

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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
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
040
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%

Experienced
up arrow 41%

Mid-Career
up arrow 28%

National Average
$93,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 59%

Insurance
up arrow 15%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 7%

Negotiation
up arrow 6%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 3%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$93,000

Legal Document Review
up arrow 1%


Client Interaction
up arrow 2%

Legal Research
up arrow 2%

Research Analysis
up arrow 10%

Case Management
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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