Attorney / Lawyer in Pittsburgh Salary

An Attorney / Lawyer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $90,316 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$50,671 - $162,536
$51K
$89K
$160K
MEDIAN: $89,133
10%
50%
90%

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$0$195K
Salary $50,671 - $162,536
Bonus $204.26 - $10,213
Profit Sharing $5,000
Total Pay (?
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$52,355 - $195,921
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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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

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 $70,000 based on 24 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 $99,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $123,000 based on 14 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 $142,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲56%

▲34%

▲8%

National Average
$91,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲11%

Negotiation
▲10%

Research Analysis
▲10%

Legal Document Review
▲9%



Leadership
▲4%

Case Management
▲2%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲2%

Legal Compliance
▲2%

Contract Negotiation
▲1%

National Average
$91,000


Technical Writing
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 23%
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