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Lawyer Salaries in New York City, NY Area

3,326 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$121,394 / yr
13% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,132
Range$2,148 - $41,386

How much does a Lawyer make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Lawyer is $121,394 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 3,326 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lawyer employees in New York City, NY.

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Salaries in New York City, NY

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Advogado

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

$209,918/yr

Range: $182K - $313K

143 salaries

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$209,918/yr
$182K$313K

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Davis Polk

$209,062/yr

Range: $175K - $329K

71 salaries

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$209,062/yr
$175K$329K

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Clifford Chance

$218,285/yr

Range: $187K - $301K

36 salaries

See 48 salaries from all locations

$218,285/yr
$187K$301K

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Latham & Watkins

$238,413/yr

Range: $177K - $301K

33 salaries

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$238,413/yr
$177K$301K

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Milbank LLP

$258,256/yr

Range: $191K - $337K

27 salaries

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$258,256/yr
$191K$337K

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Axiom Global

$173,251/yr

Range: $81K - $304K

20 salaries

See 57 salaries from all locations

$173,251/yr
$81K$304K

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Davis Polk

$200,000/yr

Range: $190K - $325K

17 salaries

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$200,000/yr
$190K$325K

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Advogado

Willkie Farr

$258,373/yr

Range: $230K - $328K

17 salaries

See 22 salaries from all locations

$258,373/yr
$230K$328K

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Schulte Roth & Zabel

$259,915/yr

Range: $209K - $293K

14 salaries

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$259,915/yr
$209K$293K
$33/hr
$27$36

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Latham & Watkins

$214,881/yr

Range: $190K - $325K

12 salaries

See 76 salaries from all locations

$214,881/yr
$190K$325K

Advogado

IBM

$129,709/yr

Range: $91K - $183K

11 salaries

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$129,709/yr
$91K$183K

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City of New York

$83,353/yr

Range: $58K - $121K

10 salaries

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$83,353/yr
$58K$121K

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Hire Counsel

$37/hr

Range: $30 - $54

9 salaries

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$37/hr
$30$54

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Hand, Baldachin & Amburgey

$168,751/yr

Range: $106K - $209K

8 salaries

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$168,751/yr
$106K$209K

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GEICO

$84,166/yr

Range: $75K - $95K

8 salaries

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$84,166/yr
$75K$95K

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Katten

$280,481/yr

Range: $251K - $340K

7 salaries

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$280,481/yr
$251K$340K

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Wilson Elser

$109,805/yr

Range: $83K - $178K

7 salaries

See 12 salaries from all locations

$109,805/yr
$83K$178K

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Curtis

$357,782/yr

Range: $182K - $375K

7 salaries

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$357,782/yr
$182K$375K

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NYC Administration for Children's Services

$75,311/yr

Range: $56K - $81K

7 salaries

See 7 salaries from all locations

$75,311/yr
$56K$81K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$159,572
per year
An Attorney reported making $159,572 per year
Additional Pay
$100k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Public
$145,000
per year
An Attorney reported making $145,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$132,900
per year
A Court Attorney reported making $132,900 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
$90,000
per year
An Attorney reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$200,000
per year
An Attorney reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$285,000
per year
An Attorney reported making $285,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private