A Senior Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) earns an average salary of $136,968 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Contract Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job.
Senior Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Total Pay (?
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$88,714 - $190,973
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$88,714 - $190,973  
   
Bonus
$3,011 - $40,244  
Profit Sharing
$2,643 - $19,404  
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$92,925 - $220,255  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 295
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Job Description for Senior Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house)
  • 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.
Pay Difference By Location
New York
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Chicago
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National Average
$152,000
Washington
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Experience Affects Senior Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
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National Average
$152,000
Mid-Career
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Gender
Female
46%
female alumni
 
Male
54%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
26%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 8%
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