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Attorney / Lawyer Salary with Leadership skills

Attorneys with Leadership skills pull down an average of $88K annually. Total incomes of Attorneys with Leadership skills incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $40K from bonuses and close to $45K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $50K and $208K. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Men working as Attorneys with Leadership skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 56 percent. Some workers in this field — slightly more than a fifth — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a strong majority and dental plans are enjoyed by slightly more than half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$49,246 - $177,190
(Median)
$49K
$88K
$180K
MEDIAN: $88,230
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90%

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$15.00 - $270.00
(Median)
$15
$40
$270
MEDIAN: $39.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$49,246 - $177,190  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $40,268  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $44,698  
Commission
$2,948 - $22,891  
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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$50,373 - $207,504  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 441
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$120$240$360
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $270.00  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $352.50  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$240K$480K$720K
Bonus
$0.00 - $40,268  
   
Commission
$2,948 - $22,891  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $44,698  
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).
)
$50,373 - $207,504  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer with Leadership skills

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


Attorneys with Leadership skills who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $67K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $96K. Professionals who spend a good 10 to 20 years in the workforce haul in an average of $138K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $160K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer with Leadership skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 66%

Experienced
up arrow 43%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$96,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 103 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 52%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 22%
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