Attorney / Lawyer with Leadership Skills Salary

Attorneys with Leadership skills take home approximately $95K annually on average. In the world of Attorneys with Leadership skills, overall income ranges from $52K near the bottom to $244K at the top; this can include more than $40K from bonuses and more than $50K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Job satisfaction for Attorneys with Leadership skills is high. Men make up a slight majority of Attorneys with Leadership skills (56 percent) who responded to the survey. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, close to one-fifth claim no health benefits at all. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$50,962 - $208,352
$51K
$95K
$210K
MEDIAN: $94,838
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$21.33 - $257.60
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$260
MEDIAN: $40.69
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$0$244K
Salary $50,962 - $208,352
Bonus $5.21 - $39,732
Profit Sharing $206.08 - $49,551
Commission $18,000
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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$52,207 - $244,403
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 403
Hourly Data $0$257
Hourly Rate $21.33 - $257.60
Hourly Tips $0.58
Overtime $200.00
Annual Data $0$244K
Bonus $5.21 - $39,732
Commission $18,000
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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$52,207 - $244,403
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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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: $98,202

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

Attorneys with Leadership skills will find that Miami offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 81 percent. Attorneys with Leadership skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+48 percent), Seattle (+24 percent), Washington (+20 percent), and Las Vegas (+6 percent). Attorneys with Leadership skills in Atlanta take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 32 percent less than the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Indianapolis and Houston (31 percent lower and 23 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 77 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲50%

▲27%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$98,000

▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 77 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 20%
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