Attorney / Lawyer in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

An Attorney / Lawyer in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $81,960 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Legal Compliance, Research Analysis, Contract Negotiation, Technical Writing, and Negotiation. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$45,535 - $170,558
(Median)
$46K
$82K
$170K
MEDIAN: $81,960
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$15.32 - $97.87
(Median)
$15
$27
$98
MEDIAN: $27.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$45,535 - $170,558  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,270  
Profit Sharing
$1,106 - $18,121  
Commission
$10,000  
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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$45,052 - $183,548  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 201
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$15.32 - $97.87  
   
Overtime
$20.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,270  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,106 - $18,121  
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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$45,052 - $183,548  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 74%

Experienced
up arrow 27%


National Average
$85,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Legal Compliance
up arrow 66%

Research Analysis
up arrow 28%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 18%

Technical Writing
up arrow 17%

Negotiation
up arrow 15%

Insurance
up arrow 12%

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 10%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 9%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 5%

Legal Research
0%

National Average
$85,000

Client Interaction
up arrow 8%

Case Management
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
medical benefits
Vision: 28%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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