Attorney At Law Salary in the United States

How much does an Attorney At Law make in the United States? The average Attorney At Law salary in the United States is $66,363 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $58,904 and $77,100. 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

What is an Attorney At Law?

Attorney At Law or attorney-at-law, usually abbreviated in everyday speech to attorney, is the preferred term for a practising lawyer in certain jurisdictions, including South Africa (for certain lawyers), Sri Lanka, and the United States. In Canada, it is used only in Quebec. The term has its roots in the verb to attorn, meaning to transfer one's rights and obligations to another....

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