How much does an Attorney make in California?
Salaries by years of experience in California
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52% of Attorneys in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
Frequently asked questions
As an attorney, how can I know if I am being paid fairly?
To find out about the appropriate salary for an attorney, please visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.
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How can licensed attorneys increase their salary?
Licensed attorneys can increase their salary by working long billable hours and eventually becoming a partner or shareholder with their firm. They can also go back to school to obtain a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree which will open up further work opportunities.