Average District Attorney Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a District Attorney is $77,973

Base Salary
$61k - $189k
$29 - $58k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $25k
Total Pay
$61k - $173k
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What is the highest pay for District Attorneys?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a District Attorney is $189k / year

What is the lowest pay for District Attorneys?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a District Attorney is $61k / year

How can District Attorneys increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a District 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 District Attorney that oversees more junior District Attorneys, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.