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Skill: Legal Research
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Degree/Major Subject
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Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
1522 salaries
$43,935 - $126,078  
   
Bachelor's Degree
771 salaries
$30,613 - $80,455  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
714 salaries
$43,141 - $126,124  
Associate's Degree
294 salaries
$28,902 - $66,232  
Juris Doctor (JD), Law
261 salaries
$43,111 - $129,176  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
90 salaries
$34,507 - $81,643  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), Political Science (PolySci)
87 salaries
$46,023 - $103,765  
Doctor of Law (JD)
77 salaries
$49,310 - $125,555  
Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paralegal Studies
62 salaries
$26,864 - $54,911  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
50 salaries
$37,271 - $128,049  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), History
48 salaries
$29,362 - $117,446  
Associate Degree (AD), Paralegal Studies
40 salaries
$27,181 - $58,636  
Certificate (Cert), Paralegal Studies
36 salaries
$29,361 - $68,426  
Associate's Degree, Paralegal Studies
32 salaries
$27,963 - $69,489  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
30 salaries
$26,179 - $65,796  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
28 salaries
$30,639 - $100,671  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Political Science (PolySci)
27 salaries
$31,562 - $91,231  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
26 salaries
$30,136 - $116,937  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Paralegal Studies
24 salaries
$30,000 - $76,829  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Legal Studies
24 salaries
$28,966 - $83,473  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
23 salaries
$29,950 - $97,073  
Juris Doctor (JD)
21 salaries
$46,241 - $121,318  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law), History
20 salaries
$49,316 - $127,461  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
20 salaries
$37,852 - $88,919  
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
19 salaries
$26,000 - $91,563  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
19 salaries
$37,538 - $92,500  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
18 salaries
$34,002 - $94,897  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
18 salaries
$32,779 - $115,456  
Associate of Science (AS), Paralegal Studies
17 salaries
$29,233 - $69,407  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
17 salaries
$30,304 - $91,231  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,817

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