Average Corporate Lawyer Salary

Average Corporate Lawyer Salary

$110,729
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$60k
MEDIAN
$111k
90%
$203k

The average salary for a Corporate Lawyer is $110,729

Base Salary
$60k - $203k
Bonus
$1k - $51k
Profit Sharing
$98 - $55k
Commission
$0 - $60k
Total Pay
$61k - $271k
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What Do Corporate Lawyers Do?

Corporate Lawyer Tasks
  • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations.
  • Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges, and question witnesses during the course of a trial.
  • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings, and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.
  • Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries.
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.
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Job Satisfaction for Corporate Lawyer

4 out of 5
(22)
Highly Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 22 responses, the job of Corporate Lawyer has received a job satisfaction rating of 4 out of 5. On average, Corporate Lawyers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
69.2%
Female
30.8%
This data is based on 78 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

78%

Dental

62%

Vision

55%

None

22%