Commercial Lawyer Salary in the United States

How much does a Commercial Lawyer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Commercial Lawyer in the United States is $29 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $26 and $32. Hourly rate 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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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Commercial Lawyer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Commercial Lawyer ranges from $26 to $32 with the average hourly pay of $29. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $26 to $33 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $29.

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Job Openings for Commercial Lawyer
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Special Counsel - 3 days ago
Vincent Serafino Geary Waddell Jenevein, P.C. - Dallas , TX
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ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
BCG Attorney Search - Seattle , WA
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BCG Attorney Search - 6 days ago
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DiversityJobs - 5 days ago
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ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Garcia Legal Search, LLC - Tampa , FL
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