Lawyer Salaries

Updated 27 Jan 2023
$1,23,828 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,376 salaries

$59T

Low

$1L

Average

$3L

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$19,389Range$2,981 - $1,26,112

How much does a Lawyer make? The national average salary for a Lawyer is $1,23,828 in United States. Filter by location to see Lawyer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,376 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lawyer employees.

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$1,15,156 /yr
Attorney
$1,44,263 /yr
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$1,30,803 /yr
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Attorney

$1,15,153

per year

General Counsel

$2,01,743

per year

Staff Attorney

$79,529

per year

Associate Attorney

$1,17,917

per year

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LawFirm.com
4.2

LawFirm.com

Lawyer

$1,06,491

 /yr
Range: $51T - $5L

$51T

$5L

$50,560 - $5,00,000 Range

SelfEmployed.com

Lawyer

$1,30,000

 /yr
Range: $58T - $3L

$58T

$3L

$57,686 - $3,03,359 Range

Milbank LLP
4.0

Milbank LLP

Lawyer

$2,60,739

 /yr
Range: $2L - $5L

$2L

$5L

$2,03,306 - $5,19,171 Range

Self Opportunity
4.4

Self Opportunity

Lawyer

$1,08,430

 /yr
Range: $52T - $2L

$52T

$2L

$51,703 - $2,15,995 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

United States Federal Government

Lawyer

$1,57,501

 /yr
Range: $75T - $2L

$75T

$2L

$75,486 - $2,13,000 Range

Abogada Julia
4.9

Abogada Julia

Lawyer - Hourly

$45

 /hr
Range: $40 - $48

$40

$48

$40 - $48 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Lawyer

$1,02,597

 /yr
Range: $63T - $3L

$63T

$3L

$63,000 - $2,52,799 Range

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Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
3.9

$1L

$6L

$1,06,271 - $6,09,089 Range

US Department of Justice
4.1

US Department of Justice

Lawyer

$1,20,335

 /yr
Range: $67T - $2L

$67T

$2L

$66,990 - $2,08,540 Range

K&L Gates
3.6

K&L Gates

Lawyer

$2,59,908

 /yr
Range: $79T - $5L

$79T

$5L

$79,450 - $4,57,349 Range

Alexandra Lozano Immigration Law
4.6

Alexandra Lozano Immigration Law

Lawyer - Hourly

$47

 /hr
Range: $44 - $48

$44

$48

$44 - $48 Range

United States Federal Courts
4.4

United States Federal Courts

Lawyer

$87,736

 /yr
Range: $53T - $2L

$53T

$2L

$53,245 - $1,50,000 Range

Jones Day
3.7

Jones Day

Lawyer

$2,48,174

 /yr
Range: $43T - $4L

$43T

$4L

$42,855 - $3,51,628 Range

4.0

Stange Law Firm

Lawyer

$93,037

 /yr
Range: $93T - $93T

$93T

$93T

$93,037 - $93,037 Range

Private
4.1

Private

Lawyer

$1,17,018

 /yr
Range: $69T - $3L

$69T

$3L

$68,889 - $3,26,589 Range

Johnson & Johnson
4.2

Johnson & Johnson

Lawyer

$1,01,000

 /yr
Range: $37T - $2L

$37T

$2L

$36,889 - $2,09,192 Range

City of New York
3.6

City of New York

Lawyer

$1,08,035

 /yr
Range: $71T - $2L

$71T

$2L

$71,000 - $2,27,001 Range

Axiom Law
4.0

Axiom Law

Lawyer

$1,92,000

 /yr
Range: $1L - $3L

$1L

$3L

$1,00,558 - $2,80,322 Range

Self
4.6

Self

Lawyer

$1,17,290

 /yr
Range: $68T - $1L

$68T

$1L

$67,990 - $1,39,562 Range

Kirkland & Ellis
4.1

Kirkland & Ellis

Lawyer

$2,53,566

 /yr
Range: $2L - $4L

$2L

$4L

$1,98,124 - $3,50,000 Range

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$1,40,000

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9 days ago by a Attorney with 10 to 14 years of experience

$2,15,000

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$68,000

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$2,50,000

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
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9 days ago by a Attorney with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Lawyer salaries

The national average salary for a Lawyer is $1,23,828 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Lawyer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2376 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lawyer employees.

The highest salary for a Lawyer in United States is $2,60,266 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lawyer in United States is $58,915 per year.