Senior Trial Attorney Salary

For Senior Trial Attorneys, annual average wages total $119K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. There are more male Senior Trial Attorneys than female among those who completed the questionnaire, making up 64 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and around half earn dental coverage. Most Senior Trial Attorneys like their work and job satisfaction is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$77,005 - $205,774

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Salary
$77,005 - $205,774  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $49,437  
Profit Sharing
$5,000 - $40,000  
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).
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$81,092 - $220,151  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 118
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Job Description for Senior Trial Attorney

  • 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.

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Experience Affects Senior Trial Attorney Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$124,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
54%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 13%
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