Attorney / Lawyer Salary with Legal Research skills (United States)

An Attorney / Lawyer with Legal Research skills earns an average salary of $69,276 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Attorney / Lawyer with Legal Research skills Total Pay (?
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$43,793 - $124,758
(Median)
44K
69K
95K
120K
MEDIAN: $69,275
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Attorney / Lawyer with Legal Research skills Total Pay (?
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$16.97 - $203.19
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $36.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,793 - $124,758  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,513  
Profit Sharing
$967 - $25,639  
Commission
$2,447 - $28,590  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,245 - $142,892  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,985
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$16.97 - $203.19  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $199.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,513  
   
Commission
$2,447 - $28,590  
Profit Sharing
$967 - $25,639  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$44,245 - $142,892  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,985
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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer with Legal Research skills

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

Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
up arrow 67%
Washington
up arrow 52%
New York
up arrow 40%
Los Angeles
up arrow 35%
Boston
up arrow 24%
Seattle
up arrow 20%
Denver
up arrow 19%
Atlanta
up arrow 15%
San Diego
up arrow 13%
Dallas
up arrow 11%
New Orleans
up arrow 7%
Houston
up arrow 3%
National Average
$72,000
Miami
up arrow 4%
up arrow 12%
Philadelphia
up arrow 18%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer with Legal Research skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 64%
National Average
$72,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 486 votes.

Gender

Female
48%
female alumni
 
Male
52%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 28%
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