How much does a Real Estate Attorney make in the United States? The average Real Estate Attorney salary in the United States is $157,885 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $137,680 and $174,913. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $137,680 10% $119,284 90% $190,415 75% $174,913 $157,885 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Real Estate Attorney

Real Estate Attorney handles all real estate related legal issues, including transfers of titles and deeds, construction, mortgage concerns, and zoning. Provides legal advice to an organization, prepares resolutions and forms, and participates in major legal actions. Being a Real Estate Attorney requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Requires admittance to a state bar. Additionally, Real Estate Attorney typically reports to the top legal executive/general counsel. The Real Estate Attorney occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Real Estate Attorney typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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