Average Senior Attorney with Regulatory Compliance Skills Salary

$154,180
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$35,000
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The average salary for a Senior Attorney with Regulatory Compliance skills is $154,180.
10%
$89k
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$154k
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$216k
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MEDIAN $154,180
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Salary
$89k - $216k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $35k
Total Pay
$89k - $319k

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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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Popular Skills for Senior Attorney

Skills that pay less than market rate include Negotiation, Legal Research, Legal Compliance, Contract Negotiation and Litigation Case Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Attorney

A mid-career Senior Attorney with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $151,495 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Senior Attorney with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $150,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 17 survey responses.
Mid Career
41.2%
Experienced
58.8%