The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $89,133 per year. A skill in Complex Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$49,782 - $184,220
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MEDIAN: $89,133
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$49,782 - $184,220  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,113  
Profit Sharing
$5,600  
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$51,711 - $205,365  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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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
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 57%

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$93,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 10%

Research Analysis
up arrow 8%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 6%

Client Interaction
up arrow 5%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 4%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 3%

Legal Research
up arrow 2%

Intellectual Property (IP)
0%

National Average
$93,000

Negotiation
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 5%

Leadership
up arrow 7%

Technical Writing
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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