Average Senior Attorney with Litigation Case Management Skills Salary

$119,881
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$6,500
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The average salary for a Senior Attorney with Litigation Case Management skills is $119,881.
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$71k
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$120k
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$184k
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MEDIAN $119,881
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$71k - $184k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $40k
Total Pay
$73k - $204k

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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.

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Senior Attorney
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Popular Skills for Senior Attorney

Skills in Contract Negotiation and Legal Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Complex Litigation Case Management, Negotiation and Legal Research.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Attorney

An early career Senior Attorney with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,000 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Senior Attorney with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,054 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Senior Attorney with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $127,737 based on 66 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $131,243.
Employees with Senior Attorney in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 62.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (25.1% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (6.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.4% less), Los Angeles, California (4.1% less) and New York, New York (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 167 survey responses.
Early Career
3.0%
Mid Career
18.0%
Experienced
39.5%
Late Career
39.5%