A Late-Career Attorney / Lawyer earns an average salary of $124,891 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Leadership and Contract Negotiation.

$69,698 - $240,516
$70K
$120K
$240K
MEDIAN: $124,891
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$29.70 - $345.21
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$100
$350
MEDIAN: $105.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Salary
$69,698 - $240,516  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $59,939  
Profit Sharing
$56.00 - $49,132  
Commission
$37,500  
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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$71,625 - $291,654  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 864
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$120$240$360
Hourly Rate
$29.70 - $345.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.83  
Overtime
$50.50  
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$240K$480K$720K
Bonus
$0.00 - $59,939  
   
Commission
$37,500  
Profit Sharing
$56.00 - $49,132  
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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$71,625 - $291,654  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 81

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $135,763

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.
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20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Leadership
up arrow 12%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 11%


Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 6%

Legal Compliance
0%

National Average
$136,000

Insurance
up arrow 3%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 4%




Legal Document Review
up arrow 9%



Research Analysis
up arrow 14%

Technical Writing
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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