Lawyer Salaries in Palo Alto, CA

14 SalariesUpdated May 15, 2021

Average Base Pay
$184,662 / yr
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How much does a Lawyer make in Palo Alto, CA?

The average salary for a Lawyer is $184,662 in Palo Alto, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 14 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lawyer employees in Palo Alto, CA.

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Attorney

Cooley

$231,888/yr

Range: $179K - $352K

15 salaries

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$231,888/yr
$179K$352K

Associate Attorney

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

$223,248/yr

Range: $179K - $328K

14 salaries

See 27 salaries from all locations

$223,248/yr
$179K$328K

Associate Attorney

K&L Gates LLP

$187,847/yr

Range: $165K - $320K

11 salaries

See 43 salaries from all locations

$187,847/yr
$165K$320K

Attorney, 4th-Year

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

$243,753/yr

Range: $186K - $280K

11 salaries

See 4 salaries from all locations

$243,753/yr
$186K$280K

Associate Attorney

Simpson Thacher

$199,306/yr

Range: $189K - $236K

7 salaries

See 141 salaries from all locations

$199,306/yr
$189K$236K

Attorney

Morrison & Foerster

$193,977/yr

Range: $192K - $245K

6 salaries

See 19 salaries from all locations

$193,977/yr
$192K$245K

Staff Attorney

Simpson Thacher

$151,200/yr

Range: $109K - $256K

6 salaries

See 16 salaries from all locations

$151,200/yr
$109K$256K

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Attorney

Hewlett-Packard

$180,758/yr

Range: $158K - $207K

5 salaries

See 7 salaries from all locations

$180,758/yr
$158K$207K

Attorney

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

$195,053/yr

Range: $140K - $648K

5 salaries

See 10 salaries from all locations

$195,053/yr
$140K$648K

Associate Attorney

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

$265,308/yr

Range: $233K - $323K

5 salaries

See 93 salaries from all locations

$265,308/yr
$233K$323K

Associate Attorney

DLA Piper

$146,116/yr

Range: $113K - $198K

4 salaries

See 42 salaries from all locations

$146,116/yr
$113K$198K

Associate Attorney

Paul Hastings

$241,602/yr

Range: $189K - $290K

4 salaries

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$241,602/yr
$189K$290K

Senior Attorney

Perkins Coie

$212,874/yr

Range: $180K - $310K

4 salaries

See 3 salaries from all locations

$212,874/yr
$180K$310K

Attorney

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

$246,897/yr

Range: $229K - $297K

3 salaries

See 182 salaries from all locations

$246,897/yr
$229K$297K

Attorney - Hourly Contractor

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

$50/hr

Range: $46 - $67

3 salaries

See 9 salaries from all locations

$50/hr
$46$67

Attorney

Wilmerhale

$274,174/yr

Range: $228K - $387K

3 salaries

See 4 salaries from all locations

$274,174/yr
$228K$387K

Attorney

McDermott Will & Emery

$365,724/yr

Range: $211K - $384K

3 salaries

See 7 salaries from all locations

$365,724/yr
$211K$384K

Associate Attorney

Sheppard Mullin

$229,646/yr

Range: $191K - $251K

3 salaries

See 12 salaries from all locations

$229,646/yr
$191K$251K

Attorney, 1st-Year

Baker McKenzie

$226,409/yr

Range: $198K - $233K

3 salaries

See 5 salaries from all locations

$226,409/yr
$198K$233K

Associate Attorney

Kirkland & Ellis

About
$176K - $298K

2 salaries

See 61 salaries from all locations

About
$176K - $298K
$176K$298K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$132,324
per year
An Attorney reported making $132,324 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$280,000
per year
An Attorney reported making $280,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$104,142
per year
A Supervising Attorney reported making $104,142 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$393,202
per year
An Attorney reported making $393,202 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$201,417
per year
An Attorney reported making $201,417 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$67,258
per year
An Attorney reported making $67,258 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
 
Private Practice / Firm
$168,560
per year
A Contract Attorney reported making $168,560 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$11k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public