Senior Trial Attorney Salary

For Senior Trial Attorneys, annual average wages total $127K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and slightly more than half collect dental insurance. The majority of Senior Trial Attorneys (67 percent) who took the survey are men. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$94,247 - $200,000
$94K
$120K
$200K
MEDIAN: $123,691
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$0$247K
Salary $94,247 - $200,000
Bonus $2,576 - $48,479
Profit Sharing $11,750
Total Pay (?
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$98,361 - $247,301
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Senior Trial Attorney

  • 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 Trial Attorney Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Trial Attorney

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
32%

Experience Affects Senior Trial Attorney Salaries

Late-Career
▲24%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$136,000

Mid-Career
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 15%