A Mid-Career Attorney / Lawyer earns an average salary of $90,493 per year. A skill in Intellectual Property (IP) is associated with high pay for this job.

$56,285 - $147,671
(Median)
$56K
$90K
$150K
MEDIAN: $90,493
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$24.38 - $201.24
(Median)
$24
$50
$200
MEDIAN: $49.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$56,285 - $147,671  
   
Bonus
$730 - $28,969  
Profit Sharing
$958 - $26,357  
Commission
$300.00 - $80,000  
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).
)
$57,849 - $164,541  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,078
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$24.38 - $201.24  
   
Overtime
$-0.49 - $193.92  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$730 - $28,969  
   
Commission
$300.00 - $80,000  
Profit Sharing
$958 - $26,357  
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).
)
$57,849 - $164,541  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 122
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Attorney / Lawyer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $95,798

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 44%


Leadership
up arrow 6%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 6%

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 4%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 4%

Research Analysis
up arrow 4%

Negotiation
up arrow 2%

Insurance
up arrow 1%

National Average
$96,000

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%

Client Interaction
up arrow 3%





Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 296 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 21%
ADVERTISEMENT