Attorney / Lawyer Salary in Dallas, Texas (United States)

The average pay for an Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas is $85,447 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Complex Litigation Case Management, Contract Negotiation, Client Interaction, and Legal Compliance. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$49,106 - $169,581
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $85,446
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Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$24.09 - $103.04
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MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$49,106 - $169,581  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,758  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $20,134  
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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$50,202 - $189,167  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 258
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$24.09 - $103.04  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,758  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $20,134  
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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$50,202 - $189,167  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 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 88%
Mid-Career
up arrow 16%
National Average
$91,000

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 46%
Contract Negotiation
up arrow 30%
Client Interaction
up arrow 30%
Legal Compliance
up arrow 28%
Negotiation
up arrow 7%
Technical Writing
up arrow 4%
National Average
$91,000
Litigation Case Management
up arrow 7%
Case Management
up arrow 13%
Legal Research
up arrow 16%
Research Analysis
up arrow 17%

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
48%
female alumni
 
Male
52%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 22%
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