Assistant Attorney General Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$50,000
$29,000
$50,000
$85,000
The average Assistant Attorney General makes about $50,327 per year. That's $24.2 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $29,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $85,000. Many of Assistant Attorney Generals seem to be drawn to Hospitality and Non Profits companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case Assistant Attorney Generals tend to work at Non Profits, Government, and Hospitality companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Massachusetts, Connecticut and New Hampshire pay Assistant Attorney Generals the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Albany, NY
$101,068
Boston, MA
$100,727
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Map of Assistant Attorney General Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Assistant Attorney Generals earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Assistant Attorney General Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Massachusetts, Connecticut and New Hampshire, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for Assistant Attorney Generals. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Alabama, Tennessee, and Louisiana.

Average Assistant Attorney General Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like New York and State of Arizona as they offer the highest salaries for Assistant Attorney Generals.

The largest raises come from changing jobs.

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Average Assistant Attorney General Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Assistant Attorney General salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Non Profits, Government, and Hospitality companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Assistant Attorney Generals. For example, Assistant Attorney Generals make a whopping average salary of $61,905 while working for Non Profits companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $49,682 at Government companies and $49,210 at Hospitality companies. But Assistant Attorney Generals may want to avoid working in the Finance industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $48,657.
Industry
Average Salary
Non Profits
Non Profits
$61,905
$62k
Government
Government
$49,682
$50k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$49,210
$49k
Finance
Finance
$48,657
$49k

Assistant Attorney General Salary History

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Assistant Attorney General Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Assistant Attorney General can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Assistant Attorney General Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Assistant Attorney General-Dla
Assistant Attorney General-Dla
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$52,000
$52,000
06/26/2020
Colorado State
Colorado State
Assistant Attorney General-Tort Litigation
Assistant Attorney General-Tort Litigation
Assistant Attorney General-Tort Litigation
06/25/2020
06/25/2020
$78,600
$78,600
06/25/2020
Florida Department of Transportation
Florida Department of Transportation
Assistant Attorney General-Dla
Assistant Attorney General-Dla
Assistant Attorney General-Dla
06/24/2020
06/24/2020
$51,627
$51,627
06/24/2020
State of Washington
State of Washington
Legal Assistant 3 W/In-Training, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
Legal Assistant 3 W/In-Training, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
Legal Assistant 3 W/In-Training, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
06/17/2020
06/17/2020
$36,624
$36,624
06/17/2020
Assistant Attorney General-Labor and Personnel Division
Assistant Attorney General-Labor and Personnel Division
06/17/2020
06/17/2020
$69,396
$69,396
06/17/2020
Senior Assistant Attorney General-Dla
Senior Assistant Attorney General-Dla
05/16/2020
05/16/2020
$61,016
$61,016
05/16/2020
Florida Department of Transportation
Florida Department of Transportation
Senior Assistant Attorney General-Dla
Senior Assistant Attorney General-Dla
Senior Assistant Attorney General-Dla
05/15/2020
05/15/2020
$61,016
$61,016
05/15/2020
State of Washington
State of Washington
Legal Assistant 3 W/In-Training, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
Legal Assistant 3 W/In-Training, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
Legal Assistant 3 W/In-Training, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$36,624
$36,624
04/30/2020
Legal Assistant 3, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
Legal Assistant 3, Torts Division, Attorney General's Office
04/21/2020
04/21/2020
$40,152
$40,152
04/21/2020
Colorado State
Colorado State
Assistant Attorney General-Transportation
Assistant Attorney General-Transportation
Assistant Attorney General-Transportation
03/26/2020
03/26/2020
$78,600
$78,600
03/26/2020