Litigator Salary in the United States

How much does a Litigator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Litigator in the United States is $58 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $53 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


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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 Litigator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Litigator ranges from $53 to $61 with the average hourly pay of $58. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $57 to $66 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $62.

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Job Openings for Litigator
Special Counsel - Los Angeles , CA
An AmLaw 200 firm is seeking an off-track attorney (non-partnership track) with commercial/financial services litigation experience to join their Los Angeles office. This is a great opportunity for ...
Special Counsel - 8 days ago
Goldstein Hall PLLC -
Law firm, concentrating in real estate and litigation, located in the Wall Street area, is seeking an attorney, with at least 3 years of experience in commercial litigation, real estate litigation ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Dillingham & Murphy, LLP -
An established San Francisco law firm seeks a highly motivated associate with 2-5 years of relevant litigation experience and California Bar membership to join its litigation practice. Candidates ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Carroll, Kelly, Trotter, Franzen & McBride -
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LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP -
Ideal candidates must have 2-5 years of litigation experience, strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as reliable research and analysis skills. Candidates must be licensed in ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Spanish Fluent Litigation Attorney Our client, a prominent litigation boutique founded by Biglaw partners and located in mid-town Manhattan, is seeking a Spanish-fluent mid-level litigation attorney ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago