Prosecutor Salary in the United States

How much does a Prosecutor make in the United States? The average Prosecutor salary in the United States is $58,669 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $52,783 and $72,675. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$52,783 to $72,675
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What is a Prosecutor?

A Prosecutor is a legal representative of the prosecution in countries with either the common law adversarial system, or the civil law inquisitorial system. The prosecution is the legal party responsible for presenting the case in a criminal trial against an individual accused of breaking the law. Typically, the Prosecutor represents the government in the case brought against the accused person....

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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Job Openings for Prosecutor
Blue Stone - Hayward , WI
Serve as a Tribal Prosecutor for traffic citations, truancy, Child Welfare eases, employment matters, conservation matters and other civil litigation. * Review all tribal contracts for legal ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Diedre Moire Corp. - New York City , New York
Must have patent prosecution experience in law firm or Patent & Trademark Office, and competence in understanding antibody structures and properties. Excellent compensation with bonuses. Full medical ...
Monster - 4 days ago
TRADEMARK PROSECUTION PARALEGAL - 6+ YEARS - 120K DOE Midtown Manhattan Our client, a prestigious international law firm is currently recruiting for a Senior Trademark Prosecution Paralegal to join ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Senior Trademark Prosecution Paralegal- Pay $100K- $120K DOE Midtown Law Firm in NYC (must be in the NYC tristate area) Job Description: * Assist trademark counsel in all aspects of prosecution and ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Artegis Law Group LLP -
Artegis Law Group is patent prosecution boutique in the Silicon Valley. Our clients range from early state startups to Fortune 100 companies. We have an immediate need for a patent prosecution ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Occhiuti & Rohlicek LLP seeks a USPTO-registered patent prosecution associate or patent agent experienced in preparing and prosecuting electrical, computer, and software-related applications. This ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
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