Attorney / Lawyer in Cleveland, Ohio Salary

The average Cleveland Attorney can expect to rake in roughly $79K annually. Women Attorneys in Cleveland who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and slightly more than half collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$45,000 - $134,500
$45K
$79K
$130K
MEDIAN: $78,660
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$45,000 - $134,500  
   
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$0.00 - $19,866  
Profit Sharing
$2,600  
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$51,872 - $148,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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About Cleveland, Ohio

Cuyahoga County, Ohio
388,059
Male:
186,436 (48.0%)
Female:
201,623 (52.0%)
Cleveland (/ˈkliːvlənd/ KLEEV-lənd) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Cuyahoga County, the most populous county in the state. The city is located on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of the Pennsylvania border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location on the lake shore, as well as being connected to numerous canals and railroad lines. Cleveland's economy has diversified sectors that include manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, and biomedical. Cleveland is also home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. As of the 2013 Census Estimate, the city proper had a total population of 390,113, making Cleveland the 48th largest city in the United States, and the second-largest city in Ohio after Columbus. Greater Cleveland, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, ranked 29th...
Cleveland:
$28,831
Ohio:
$51,075
$664
Cleveland:
$66,200
Ohio:
$136,400
10.2%

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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 $67,000 based on 16 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 $81,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 15 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 $101,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

▲21%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$81,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries


Complex Litigation Case Management
▲13%


Contract Negotiation
▲5%

National Average
$81,000

Legal Compliance
▼5%

Negotiation
▼10%

Case Management
▼12%

Legal Research
▼14%

Legal Document Review
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 17%
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