Attorney Salary in the United States

How much does an Attorney make in the United States? The average Attorney salary in the United States is $95,955 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $83,547 and $110,267. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities


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Job Openings for Attorney
HYBERG WHITE & MANN - Northfield , New Jersey
Well-established Atlantic County Plaintiffs Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation firm is seeking a motivated trial attorney with 5 - 15 years of experience for its Personal Injury practice - 1 day ago
Wilkes & McHugh, P.A. - Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Wilkes & McHugh seeks Attorney with experience as a prosecutor or with a plaintiffs firm that specializes in medical malpractice, nursing home/elder abuse or other catastrophic personal injury ... - 1 day ago
The law offices of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, a leading insurance defense firm, is seeking an Associate Attorney for its Ft. Lauderdale, FL office with 3-6 years of civil litigation ... - 4 days ago
Shipman & Goodwin LLP - Hartford , Connecticut
Shipman & Goodwin LLP is seeking a Staff Attorney to join our Estate Planning team, resident in our Hartford office. Candidates should have experience in drafting complex estate plans (Revocable ... - 5 days ago
New York City Human Resource Administration - New York , New York
Office of Client Advocacy and Access (OCAA) Agency Attorney II Director, Immigrant Eligibility & Access The New York City Human Resource Administration (HRA) is dedicated to fighting poverty and ... - 7 days ago
KAUFMAN BORGEEST & RYAN LLP - Parsippany , New Jersey
New York based defense firm seeks mid-level litigation associate for Parsippany, NJ office. Medical malpractice experience a plus. Must be admitted in NY and NJ. Strong writing skills necessary - 8 days ago