Entry-Level Associate Attorney in New York Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Associate Attorney in New York, New York is $80,711 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Legal Compliance, Intellectual Property (IP), Contract Negotiation, and Technical Writing.

$49,996 - $163,266
MEDIAN: $79,793

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Salary $49,996 - $163,266
Bonus $1,350 - $24,747
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $89,396
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$50,384 - $181,394
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 379

About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
4,081,698 (47.7%)
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
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Associate Attorney Job Listings

Key Stats for Associate Attorney


45 %
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Associate Attorney Salaries

Legal Compliance

Intellectual Property (IP)

Contract Negotiation

Technical Writing

Complex Litigation Case Management

Legal Research

National Average

Legal Document Review


Client Interaction


Spanish Language

Litigation Case Management

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.


45 %
55 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 20%