Commercial Litigator Salary in the United States

How much does a Commercial Litigator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Commercial Litigator in the United States is $52 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $44 and $61. 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

Commercial Litigator

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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 Litigator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Commercial Litigator ranges from $44 to $61 with the average hourly pay of $52. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $47 to $68 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $56.

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Job Openings for Commercial Litigator
Goodspeed & Merrill -
Goodspeed & Merrill is seeking a candidate to immediately assist in growing our litigation practice group. The successful candidate must have a minimum of 7 years relevant commercial experience and ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
BCG Attorney Search - Seattle , WA
JOB REFERENCE NUMBER 7P4K166561 LOCATION Washington - Seattle COUNTRY United States Seattle office of an AmLaw firm seeks mid-level commercial litigation associate attorney with 3+ years of ...
BCG Attorney Search - 7 days ago
Steptoe & Johnson LLP - San Francisco , CA
Steptoe & Johnson's growing San Francisco office is looking for a commercial litigation associate to work in our Environmental and Complex Commercial Litigation practice groups. This associate will ...
CareerBliss - 10 days ago
Vincent Serafino Geary Waddell Jenevein, P.C. - Dallas , TX
Primary responsibilities relate to complex commercial litigation matters including civil disputes involving business torts/breach of contract, banking regulations, corporate governance, fraud ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel -
Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel, one of Hawaii's preeminent law firms, seeks an experienced associate to join the firm's commercial litigation practice. We are seeking a candidate with 3-10 years ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
McNeill Von Maack, LLC -
"McNeill Von Maack (, a boutique commercial litigation and trial firm located in downtown Salt Lake City, is looking to hire an associate attorney with one to four years of experience ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago