$60,292
Avg. Salary
$25.67
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,500

Bonus

$132

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for an Assistant District Attorney is $25.67 per hour.

The average pay for an Assistant District Attorney is $60,292 per year.

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MEDIAN $60,292
$45,626 - $94,721
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MEDIAN: $60,292
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Salary $45,626 - $94,721
Bonus $0.00 - $7,000
Profit Sharing $132
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$45,538 - $94,841
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 167

Job Description for Assistant District Attorney

Assistant district attorneys work alongside their district attorneys in specific jurisdictions and report directly to the head prosecutor. A bachelor’s degree, completion of law school, and passing a bar exam (depending on their state’s preferences and requirements) are necessary for the position; after completing these steps, they will then work in a district attorney’s office to complete further training.

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Assistant District Attorney Tasks
  • Prosecute felonies and misdemeanors.
  • Act as representative of the court in a variety of settings.
  • Interview and advise witnesses.
  • Prepare and organize materials for cases.
  • Evaluate cases and determine course of action.

Common Career Paths for Assistant District Attorney


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Pay by Experience Level for Assistant District Attorney

Pay by Experience for an Assistant District Attorney has a positive trend. An entry-level Assistant District Attorney with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 63 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assistant District Attorney with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Assistant District Attorney which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 23 salaries. An Assistant District Attorney with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 16 salaries.

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Key Stats for Assistant District Attorney

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Assistant District Attorney Salaries

Late-Career
▲46%

Experienced
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$60,000

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 5%