CONTRACT ATTORNEY SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$96,000
$56,000
Min 10%
$96,000
Median 50%
$163,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Adverum Biotechnologies
Highest Paying City
Menlo Park, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
1.8 years
How much does a contract attorney make?
Contract Attorneys in America make an average salary of $96,122 per year or $46.21 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $163,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $56,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Contract Attorney salaries are Hawaii, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and District of Columbia. The typical tenure for a Contract Attorney is 1.8 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Attorney
$107,183

Average Contract Attorney Salary By Company

Contract Attorneys can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Contract Attorneys are in Professional companies and Technology companies. Contract Attorneys at Adverum Biotechnologies and Union Bank report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Blackstone and Fox Rothschild report highly competitive salaries for Contract Attorneys.

Average Contract Attorney Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Contract Attorney in the United States is $96,122 per year or $46.21 per hour. Working in Menlo Park, CA as a Contract Attorney will pay you the highest wages at around $97,218 per year. The average entry-level salary in Menlo Park, CA is $47,000. Hawaii, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and District of Columbia are the states with the highest payscale for Contract Attorneys. Montana, North Dakota, Alabama, South Carolina, and Georgia are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Menlo Park, CA
$97,218
2
New York, NY
$93,977
3
Washington, DC
$93,697
4
Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ
$93,566
5
Reston, VA
$93,399

RECENTLY ADDED Contract Attorney SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
The Goodkind Group, LLC
Contract Attorney
10/31/2019
$146,090
Board of Education of City of New York
Contract Attorney
10/30/2019
$65,702
State of Minnesota
Contract Attorney
10/17/2019
$63,162
Robert Half
Contract Attorney
10/16/2019
$62,610
Randstad
Contract Attorney
09/27/2019
$62,610
Robert Half
Contract Attorney
09/16/2019
$85,000
Robert Half
Contract Attorney
09/13/2019
$56,349
Thrivas
Contract Attorney
09/06/2019
$62,610
Randstad
Contract Attorney
08/28/2019
$104,350
Robert Half
Contract Attorney
08/27/2019
$132,191
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