A Tax Attorney earns an average salary of $99,371 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Tax Consulting is associated with high pay for this job.
Tax Attorney Total Pay (?
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$57,647 - $174,606
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$57,647 - $174,606  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $44,044  
Profit Sharing
$675 - $32,500  
Total Pay (?
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$58,072 - $211,384  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 182
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Houston
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Washington
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Atlanta
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National Average
$106,000
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Experience Affects Tax Attorney Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 66%
Late-Career
up arrow 53%
Mid-Career
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National Average
$106,000

Skills That Affect Tax Attorney Salaries

National Average
$106,000
Legal Research
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Gender
Female
37%
female alumni
 
Male
63%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 13%
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