Average Mid-Career Senior Attorney Salary in Los Angeles, California

$104,762
Avg. Salary
$9,759
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Attorney in Los Angeles, California is $104,762.
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$61k
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$105k
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$199k
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MEDIAN $104,762
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Salary
$61k - $199k
Bonus
$5k - $10k
Total Pay
$61k - $212k

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Job Description for Senior Attorney

Senior Attorney 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.

Senior Attorney Job Listings

Employees with Senior Attorney in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 72.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (19.1% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (13.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (4.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8 survey responses.
Experienced
100.0%