Prosecutor Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Prosecutor is $62,292 per year.
Prosecutor Total Pay (?
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$39,856 - $109,452
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$39,856 - $109,452  
   
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$0.00 - $9,696  
Total Pay (?
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$38,955 - $110,777  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 110
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Job Description for Prosecutor
  • Perform and prepare legal research and court documents to present in court.
  • Ensure that criminals are punished for their crimes by convincing judges that the criminal is guilty.
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Prosecutor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%
Experienced
up arrow 46%
Mid-Career
up arrow 18%
National Average
$62,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 16%
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Gender
Female
53%
female alumni
 
Male
47%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 12%
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