How much does a Litigation Manager make in the United States? The average Litigation Manager salary in the United States is $122,523 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $94,026 and $143,970. 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. 

Litigation Manager Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Litigation Manager Salary $68,080 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Litigation Manager Salary $94,026 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Litigation Manager Salary $122,523 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Litigation Manager Salary $143,970 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Litigation Manager Salary $163,496 US May 28, 2024
25% $94,026 10% $68,080 90% $163,496 75% $143,970 $122,523 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Litigation Manager need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Initiative: Taking decisive action and initiating plans independently to address problems, improve professional life, and achieve goals.

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SOP: SOP is A standard operating procedure is a set of step-by-step instructions compiled by an organization to help workers carry out routine operations.

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Document Management: Capturing, tracking, storing, and retrieving digital information to organize files, improve accuracy, and provide easy access to documents.

Initiative 4.09%
SOP 3%
Document Management 1.63%
Others 91.28%
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Job Description for Litigation Manager

Litigation Manager provides guidance and advice to a staff of paralegals or legal assistants involved in prosecuting or defending lawsuits. Monitors timelines and work progress to ensure work is completed on time. Being a Litigation Manager conducts new hire and ongoing training sessions. Requires a thorough knowledge of the organization's products/services. Additionally, Litigation Manager requires a bachelor's/master's degree. Typically reports to the top legal executive/general counsel. The Litigation Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Litigation Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Litigation Manager salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Litigation Manager, the highest Litigation Manager salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Litigation Manager salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Litigation Manager salary is in Miami, FL, where the Litigation Manager salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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