Attorney / Lawyer in Baltimore, Maryland Salary

An Attorney / Lawyer in Baltimore, Maryland earns an average salary of $79,423 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Complex Litigation Case Management, Technical Writing, Research Analysis, Contract Negotiation, and Negotiation. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$46,228 - $119,792
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$79K
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MEDIAN: $79,423
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$46,228 - $119,792  
   
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$0.00 - $19,727  
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
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$45,696 - $164,090  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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About Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore city, Maryland
621,849
Male:
294,027 (47.3%)
Female:
327,822 (52.7%)
Baltimore (/ˈbɔːltᵻˌmɔːr/, locally: [ˈbɔɫ.mɔɻ]) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, and the 29th-most populous city in the country. It was established by the Constitution of Maryland and is not part of any county; thus, it is the largest independent city in the United States. Baltimore has more public monuments per capita than any other city in the country and is home to some of the earliest National Register historic districts in the nation, including Fell's Point (1969), Federal Hill (1970) and Mount Vernon Place (1971). More than 65,000 properties, or roughly one in three buildings in the city, are listed on the National Register, more than any other city in the nation. Founded in 1729, Baltimore is the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. Baltimore's Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States and a major manufacturing center. After...
Baltimore:
$44,165
Maryland:
$75,847
$981
Baltimore:
$155,600
Maryland:
$299,800
6.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

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

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲25%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
$83,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲30%

Research Analysis
▲20%

Technical Writing
▲20%

Contract Negotiation
▲16%

Negotiation
▲14%

Case Management
▲9%

Client Interaction
▲8%

Legal Document Review
▲4%

National Average
$83,000


Legal Compliance
▼16%

Legal Research
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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