Lawyer salary in United States
How much does a Lawyer make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a lawyer is $96,907 per year in the United States. 498 salaries reported, updated at November 23, 2023
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Salary satisfactionBased on 60 ratings
50% of Lawyers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Lawyer
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