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Lawyer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$114,136/yr
3% below national average
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$75K
Low
$114K
Average
$174K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,028
Range$1,832 - $38,091
How much does a Lawyer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Lawyer is $114,136 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 972 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lawyer employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Chicago
    $91,763/yr
    Range: $74K - $110K
    2 salaries
    About
    $74K - $110K
    $74K$110K
    Belongia, Shapiro & Franklin
    $80,902/yr
    Range: $77K - $83K
    2 salaries
    About
    $77K - $83K
    $77K$83K
    Accenture
    $154,648/yr
    Range: $150K - $161K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $150K - $161K
    $150K$161K
    EY
    $77,312/yr
    Range: $74K - $81K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $74K - $81K
    $74K$81K
    Latham & Watkins
    $107,226/yr
    Range: $103K - $112K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $103K - $112K
    $103K$112K
    Axiom Global
    $88/hr
    Range: $84 - $92
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $84 - $92
    hourly
    $84$92
    Law firm.
    $70,692/yr
    Range: $68K - $73K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $68K - $73K
    $68K$73K

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    Drinker Biddle & Reath
    $185,903/yr
    Range: $179K - $192K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $179K - $192K
    $179K$192K
    Metra
    $150,416/yr
    Range: $145K - $155K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $145K - $155K
    $145K$155K
    ParkWhiz
    $21/hr
    Range: $20 - $21
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $20 - $21
    hourly
    $20$21
    Edwards Wildman Palmer
    $169,106/yr
    Range: $163K - $176K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $163K - $176K
    $163K$176K
    Clausen Miller
    $78,832/yr
    Range: $76K - $82K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $82K
    $76K$82K
    Bruce P Clark & Associates
    $80,171/yr
    Range: $76K - $84K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $84K
    $76K$84K
    Law.com
    $38/hr
    Range: $36 - $39
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $36 - $39
    hourly
    $36$39
    Polsky & Associates
    $96,315/yr
    Range: $92K - $100K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $92K - $100K
    $92K$100K
    Office of the Cook County Public Defender (Illinois)
    $129,924/yr
    Range: $126K - $134K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $126K - $134K
    $126K$134K
    Brendan O Laney
    $45/hr
    Range: $43 - $47
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $43 - $47
    hourly
    $43$47
    State of Illinois Attorney General Office
    $61,406/yr
    Range: $54K - $71K
    15 salaries
    $61,406/yr
    $54K$71K
    Kirkland & Ellis
    $177,238/yr
    Range: $162K - $201K
    13 salaries
    $177,238/yr
    $162K$201K
    Sidley Austin
    $183,978/yr
    Range: $171K - $256K
    12 salaries
    $183,978/yr
    $171K$256K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Lawyer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $139,058
    per year
    An Attorney reported making $139,058 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Government
    $64,562
    per year
    An Attorney reported making $64,562 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $175,000
    per year
    An Attorney reported making $175,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $30
    hourly
    A Contract Attorney reported making $30 per hour
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $93,000
    per year
    An Attorney reported making $93,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
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