Staff Attorney in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Staff Attorney in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $82,420 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. A skill in Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$45,208 - $118,600
$45K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,242
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Salary $45,208 - $118,600
Bonus $9,826
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$45,208 - $136,846
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Staff Attorney

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
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Experience Affects Staff Attorney Salaries

National Average
$85,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Staff Attorney Salaries

Litigation Case Management
▲11%

Contract Negotiation
▲5%

National Average
$85,000

Legal Compliance
▼3%

Legal Research
▼3%

Legal Document Review
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None:
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