Litigation Associate Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Min 10%
Median 50%
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a litigation associate make?
Litigation Associates in America make an average salary of $159,140 per year or $76.51 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 134,000. The top 10 percent earn over $239,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $105,000 annually. Most Litigation Associate jobs are in Professional companies and Transportation companies. New York, Connecticut, California, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire are some of the states with the best Litigation Associate salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Litigation Associate is 3.8 years.
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Average Litigation Associate Salary By Location

Litigation Associates in the United States of America make on average $159,140 a year or $76.51 per hour. The top city when it comes to Litigation Associate salaries is San Francisco, CA at $161,178 per year. Even as an entry-level Litigation Associate, you will make $86,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. Some of the states with the best Litigation Associate salaries are New York, Connecticut, California, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, and Virginia. On the other hand, Florida, South Dakota, Louisiana, Tennessee, and South Carolina report the lowest wages for Litigation Associates.

Map of Litigation Associate Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Litigation Associates earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Litigation Associate Salary By Company

Litigation Associate jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Professional companies and Transportation companies have the most job opportunities for Litigation Associates. Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC and Manatt, Phelps & Phillips are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Davis Wright Tremaine and Locke Lord report highly competitive salaries for Litigation Associates.

Litigation Associate Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Litigation Associate Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Litigation Associate can range from $96,744 to $130,776 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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.

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