Staff Attorney Salary in the United States

How much does a Staff Attorney make in the United States? The average Staff Attorney salary in the United States is $57,564 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $51,778 and $62,453. 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 Staff Attorney
Susman Godfrey LLP - Los Angeles , CA
Susman Godfrey LLP is seeking a full-time staff attorney focused on intellectual property cases for its Los Angeles office in Century City. The staff attorney's responsibilities will include: helping ... - 4 days ago
BCG Attorney Search - Costa Mesa , CA
... attorney with 2-4 years of experience. The ideal candidate must have substantial experience ... This, combined with leanly staffed matters, yields excellent opportunities for career advancement
BCG Attorney Search - 5 days ago
Contreras Metelska - Saint Paul , MN
... staff members. This position requires the supervision of paralegals, clerks, and other administrative tasks, and the attorney must be able to effectively delegate tasks and manage the time of others
ZipRecruiter - Today
Bassi Edlin Huie & Blum - Los Angeles , CA
May supervise staff; ability to collaborate with other attorneys and take leadership role on individual assignments. * Highly motivated, efficient, organized, and laser-focused on the details; able ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Viper Staffing Services - Los Angeles , CA
Attorney's Needed (Great Pay) For an Employment Law Firm's in Glendale, CA * Must Have a Great ... staffing needs
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
County Of Sonoma - Santa Rosa , CA
Effectively and regularly evaluating staff performance, providing training, and managing ... Representing the District Attorney during various meetings, events and participating in various ...
Recruitology - 3 days ago