Prosecutor Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Prosecutor is $62,292 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Prosecutor Salary (?
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$39,514 - $109,906
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MEDIAN: $62,292
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National Salary Data

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$39,514 - $109,906  
   
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$0.00 - $6,156  
Total Pay (?
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$38,645 - $111,312  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 107
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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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Pay by Experience Level for Prosecutor

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

Experience Affects Prosecutor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%
Experienced
up arrow 42%
Mid-Career
up arrow 20%
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
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 12%
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