ATTORNEY SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$107,000
$67,000
Min 10%
$107,000
Median 50%
$171,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
O'Melveny & Myers
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
4.4 years
How much does an attorney make?
The national average salary for an Attorney in the U.S. is $107,183 annually or $51.53 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $171,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $67,000. Professional companies and Insurance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Attorney salaries are Nevada, California, Hawaii, Maryland, and District of Columbia. The typical employment for an Attorney is 4.4 years.
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Average Attorney Salary By Company

There is good job security in Attorney positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Attorneys are in Professional companies and Insurance companies. O'Melveny & Myers and Salesforce are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like McDermott Will & Emery and Rohm & Haas Electronic Materials LLC report highly competitive salaries for Attorneys.

Average Attorney Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Attorney in the USA is $107,183 annually or $51.53 hourly. Attorneys make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $110,720 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $57,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Attorney salaries are Nevada, California, Hawaii, Maryland, and District of Columbia. On the other hand, Georgia, Montana, South Carolina, Alaska, and North Dakota report the lowest wages for Attorneys.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$110,720
2
Las Vegas, NV
$99,847
3
Baltimore, MD
$97,838
4
Arlington, VA
$97,678
5
Washington, DC
$97,656

RECENTLY ADDED Attorney SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Yakima County Human Resources Department
Attorney
10/31/2019
$70,552
Attorney
Richmond, VA
10/31/2019
$75,723
The Bottaro Law Firm, LLC
Attorney
10/31/2019
$75,000
Saline County
Attorney
10/31/2019
$108,733
East Bay Family Defenders
Attorney
10/31/2019
$64,000
Modot
Attorney
10/31/2019
$49,872
10/31/2019
$63,109
State of Virginia
Attorney
Richmond, VA
10/30/2019
$75,723
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
Attorney
Washington, DC
10/29/2019
$83,398
Robert Half
Attorney
Chicago, IL
10/29/2019
$150,000
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