How much does an Employment Law Attorney IV make in Chicago, IL? The average Employment Law Attorney IV salary in Chicago, IL is $190,574 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $153,604 and $218,318. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Employment Law Attorney IV

Employment Law Attorney IV is responsible for analyzing proposed and established legislation, preparing legal documents, and reviewing company policies. Advises management on legal matters and ensures compliancy to protect company against legal liability. Being an Employment Law Attorney IV requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Requires admittance to a state bar. Additionally, Employment Law Attorney IV typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Employment Law Attorney IV work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be an Employment Law Attorney IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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