Entry-Level Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Salary

An Entry-Level Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) earns an average salary of $90,746 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Legal Research and Legal Compliance.

$61,703 - $133,911
$62K
$91K
$130K
MEDIAN: $90,746
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Salary
$61,703 - $133,911  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $29,087  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$66,384 - $140,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 138
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $94,291

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Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Advice

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Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) in St. Paul:
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Industry is somewhat saturated. I had a job before I went to law school, which helps. If I had it to do over, I would have gone sooner.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
25%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲12%

Legal Research
▲12%

Drafting Correspondence
▲8%

Contract Negotiation
▲5%

National Average
$94,000

Contract Management
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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