Average City Attorney Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a City Attorney is $101,128

Base Salary
$60k - $143k
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$61k - $199k
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FAQs About City Attorneys

What is the highest pay for City Attorneys?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a City Attorney is $143k / year

What is the lowest pay for City Attorneys?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a City Attorney is $60k / year

How can City Attorneys increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a City Attorney is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a City Attorney that oversees more junior City Attorneys, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.