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Attorney / Lawyer Salary in Dallas, Texas

The average pay for an Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas is $86,046 per year. Experience strongly influences salary for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Complex Litigation Case Management, Contract Negotiation, Legal Compliance, Client Interaction, and Negotiation. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
$49,328 - $171,665
(Median)
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86K
130K
170K
MEDIAN: $86,045
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$24.09 - $67.37
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$49,328 - $171,665  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,590  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $20,273  
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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$50,426 - $188,511  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 251
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$24.09 - $67.37  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,590  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $20,273  
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).
)
$50,426 - $188,511  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 100%


Mid-Career
up arrow 18%

National Average
$90,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 49%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 33%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 33%

Client Interaction
up arrow 21%

Negotiation
up arrow 20%

Technical Writing
up arrow 5%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 5%

National Average
$90,000

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 3%

Case Management
up arrow 4%

Legal Research
up arrow 8%

Research Analysis
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 24%