Attorney / Lawyer in Richmond, Virginia Salary

The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer in Richmond, Virginia is $110,553 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Complex Litigation Case Management and Client Interaction.

$60,756 - $201,170
$61K
$110K
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MEDIAN: $113,765
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Salary $60,756 - $201,170
Bonus $-0.50 - $25,403
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$58,175 - $219,526
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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About Richmond, Virginia

Richmond city, Virginia
220,289
Male:
104,793 (47.6%)
Female:
115,496 (52.4%)
Richmond (/ˈrɪtʃmənd/ RICH-mənd) is the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, in the United States. It is the center of the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and the Greater Richmond Region. While it was incorporated in 1742, Richmond has been an independent city since 1871. As of the 2010 census, the population was 204,214; in 2015, the population was estimated to be 220,289, the fourth-most populous city in Virginia. The Richmond Metropolitan Area has a population of 1,260,029, the third-most populous metro in the state. Richmond is located at the fall line of the James River, 44 miles (71 km) west of Williamsburg, 66 miles (106 km) east of Charlottesville, and 98 miles (158 km) south of Washington, D.C. Surrounded by Henrico and Chesterfield counties, the city is located at the intersections of Interstate 95 and Interstate 64, and encircled by Interstate 295 and Virginia State Route 288. Major suburbs include Midlothian to the southwest,...
Richmond:
$39,906
Virginia:
$66,262
$927
Richmond:
$199,900
Virginia:
$257,800
5.6%

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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 $75,000 based on 9 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 $90,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $188,000 based on 11 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 $100,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Experienced
▲60%

National Average
$118,000

Late-Career
▼15%

Mid-Career
▼24%

Entry-Level
▼36%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲11%

Client Interaction
▲6%

National Average
$118,000

Legal Document Review
▼15%

Case Management
▼21%

Legal Research
▼22%

Litigation Case Management
▼34%

Negotiation
▼34%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 26%
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