On average, Regulatory Lawyers in the United States earn six-figure salaries ($111K) annually, making for a very well-paid profession. Most Regulatory Lawyers like their work and job satisfaction is high. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Men working as Regulatory Lawyers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 58 percent. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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).
$49,194 - $250,835
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
Job Description for Regulatory Lawyer
Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.
Analyze and interpret laws, rulings and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.
Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries.
Advise clients in business transactions, claim liablility, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations.
Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges and question witnesses during the course of a trial.