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Entry Level Attorney Career Path

Are you thinking of becoming an entry level attorney or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become an entry level attorney, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new entry level attorney job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Seniority Levels

L1

Entry Level Attorney

Alias: Junior Attorney, Attorney Intern...(4)
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0 - 1Years of Experience
$100,564Avg. Annual Salary
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L2

Attorney

Alias: Associate Attorney, Assistant Attorney...(3)
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2 - 4Years of Experience
$107,549Avg. Annual Salary
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L3

Senior Attorney

Alias: Attorney III, Mid-level Attorney
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2 - 4Years of Experience
$120,997Avg. Annual Salary
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Salary Trajectory

Entry Level Attorney Career Path

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$90K
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Seniority Levels
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Entry Level Attorney Career Transitions

Your skills as an entry level attorney can prepare you to transition into related roles, such as document review attorney or trial attorney, which could open up different career paths for you. Below are the most common entry level attorney career transitions, along with typical salaries and skill requirements.