Attorney / Lawyer in Cleveland, Ohio Salary

Median pay for Cleveland Attorneys is around $78K per year. Although slightly less than a fourth lack health benefits of any kind, a fair number do enjoy medical insurance, and a little over a half get dental coverage, too. Most people in this position report feeling highly satisfied with their jobs. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Attorneys in Cleveland making up 53 percent of survey respondents. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$46,978 - $146,339
$47K
$78K
$150K
MEDIAN: $78,038
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$0$155K
Salary $46,978 - $146,339
Bonus $970 - $19,933
Profit Sharing $1,100
Total Pay (?
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).
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$50,562 - $155,502
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

About Cleveland, Ohio

Cuyahoga County, Ohio
388,059
Male:
186,436 (48.0%)
Female:
201,623 (52.0%)
Cleveland (/ˈkliːvlənd/ KLEEV-lənd) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Cuyahoga County, the most populous county in the state. The city is located on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of the Pennsylvania border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location on the lake shore, as well as being connected to numerous canals and railroad lines. Cleveland's economy has diversified sectors that include manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, and biomedical. Cleveland is also home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. As of the 2013 Census Estimate, the city proper had a total population of 390,113, making Cleveland the 48th largest city in the United States, and the second-largest city in Ohio after Columbus. Greater Cleveland, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, ranked 29th...
Cleveland:
$28,831
Ohio:
$51,075
$664
Cleveland:
$66,200
Ohio:
$136,400
10.2%

Attorney / Lawyer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

Pay by Experience for an Attorney / Lawyer has a positive trend. An entry-level Attorney / Lawyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Attorney / Lawyer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 15 salaries. An Attorney / Lawyer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

▲17%

National Average
$84,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries


Complex Litigation Case Management
▲9%


Contract Negotiation
▲2%

National Average
$84,000

Legal Compliance
▼8%

Negotiation
▼13%

Case Management
▼15%

Legal Research
▼16%

Legal Document Review
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 22%