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Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for Skill: Legal Research

Skill: Legal Research
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
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Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
1021 salaries
$45,053 - $130,635  
   
Bachelor's Degree
531 salaries
$30,905 - $83,831  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
483 salaries
$44,455 - $129,863  
Associate's Degree
191 salaries
$28,696 - $69,462  
Juris Doctor (JD), Law
175 salaries
$44,616 - $136,070  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
59 salaries
$32,597 - $95,000  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), Political Science (PolySci)
56 salaries
$49,665 - $107,538  
Doctor of Law (JD)
49 salaries
$49,985 - $119,831  
Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paralegal Studies
31 salaries
$27,327 - $73,974  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
29 salaries
$37,440 - $131,387  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), History
26 salaries
$24,161 - $98,823  
Associate's Degree, Paralegal Studies
25 salaries
$27,223 - $73,160  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
22 salaries
$26,553 - $66,384  
Associate Degree (AD), Paralegal Studies
19 salaries
$25,000 - $51,020  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
18 salaries
$29,535 - $91,610  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Political Science (PolySci)
18 salaries
$29,799 - $103,564  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
18 salaries
$39,147 - $74,924  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Paralegal Studies
15 salaries
$30,100 - $82,434  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Legal Studies
15 salaries
$27,170 - $61,825  
Juris Doctor (JD)
15 salaries
$48,330 - $108,194  
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
14 salaries
$22,900 - $72,414  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
13 salaries
$27,203 - $135,741  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
13 salaries
$43,278 - $123,255  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
12 salaries
$40,851 - $117,446  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
12 salaries
$38,400 - $88,340  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), History
12 salaries
$49,665 - $117,446  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Criminal Justice
12 salaries
$24,511 - $83,191  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
11 salaries
$30,410 - $98,633  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Legal Studies
11 salaries
$36,436 - $78,791  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
11 salaries
$36,492 - $81,431  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,896

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