The average salary for a Mid-Career Attorney / Lawyer in New York, New York is $99,346 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Contract Negotiation, Complex Litigation Case Management, Legal Document Review, Case Management, and Legal Compliance.

$58,056 - $218,253
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$58K
$99K
$220K
MEDIAN: $99,345
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MEDIAN: $133.00
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Salary
$58,056 - $218,253  
   
Bonus
$1,007 - $65,612  
Profit Sharing
$14,000  
Total Pay (?
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$60,389 - $280,934  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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$0$120$240$360
Hourly Rate
$133.00  
   
Overtime
$75.00  
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,007 - $65,612  
   
Profit Sharing
$14,000  
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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$60,389 - $280,934  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 23%

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 16%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 15%

Case Management
up arrow 14%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 11%

Client Interaction
up arrow 6%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

Negotiation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$105,000

Legal Research
up arrow 6%

Research Analysis
up arrow 6%

Insurance
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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