Average Salary for Columbia University Law School Alumni

Graduates of Columbia University Law School earn $126K on average. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Columbia University Law School Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
1-4 years
6 salaries
$104,762  
   
5-9 years
2 salaries
$126,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Gender

After graduation, women go on to earn an average of approximately $110K per year compared to men, who earn around $150K.

Locations

Columbia University Law School alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Boston, Mass., which offers a median salary of $165K. On the other hand, Columbia University Law School alumni who end up in New York, N.Y. receive the lowest median salary of $123K.

Degree Major

A law degree leads to the highest pay for Columbia University Law School grads (about $161K on average per year). Those holding a Juris Doctor (JD), Law are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in $97K on average per year.

Skills

Columbia University Law School grads with Project Management abilities can expect to make 23 percent more than their former classmates ($155K). Columbia University Law School alumni are often well versed in Compliance (Financial), with around one in five grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all survey participants enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a strong majority of former students receive dental plans, too. Almost all grads set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k).

Key Stats for Columbia University Law School

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$95,000 - $147,500
Salary
$70,200 - $165,462
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
10%

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