Attorney / Lawyer with Leadership Skills Salary

Attorneys with Leadership skills can expect to earn an average of $95K annually. Overall cash earnings for Attorneys with Leadership skills stretch from $52K on the lower end to $246K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $40K from bonuses and $50K from profit sharing. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most Attorneys with Leadership skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, close to one-fifth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by a majority. Men working as Attorneys with Leadership skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 56 percent. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$52,012 - $206,135
$52K
$96K
$210K
MEDIAN: $96,059
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$22.30 - $353.55
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$60
$350
MEDIAN: $59.99
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$0$250K
Salary $52,012 - $206,135
Bonus $498.33 - $49,225
Profit Sharing $206.08 - $49,551
Commission $15,000
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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$53,814 - $250,664
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 426
Hourly Data $0$353
Hourly Rate $22.30 - $353.55
Hourly Tips $0.58
Overtime $225.00
Annual Data $0$250K
Bonus $498.33 - $49,225
Commission $15,000
Profit Sharing $206.08 - $49,551
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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$53,814 - $250,664
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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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 $67,000 based on 162 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 $102,000 based on 118 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $125,000 based on 137 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 $147,000 based on 73 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $99,908

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Miami offers some of the highest pay in the country for Attorneys with Leadership skills, 80 percent above the national average. Attorneys with Leadership skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+47 percent), Seattle (+24 percent), Washington (+20 percent), and Las Vegas (+6 percent). Attorneys with Leadership skills in Atlanta report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 32 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. Indianapolis and Houston are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 31 percent lower and 24 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 96 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲48%

▲25%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$100,000

▼33%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 96 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 22%
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