Staff Attorney Salaries

1,900 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2021

Average Base Pay
$74,842 / yr
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How much does a Staff Attorney make?

The national average salary for a Staff Attorney is $74,842 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Attorney salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,900 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Attorney employees.

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Staff Attorney

Legal Aid Society

$73,417/yr

Range: $54K - $112K

92 salaries

$73,417/yr
$54K$112K

Staff Attorney

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison

$118,306/yr

Range: $107K - $134K

39 salaries

$118,306/yr
$107K$134K

Staff Attorney

NYLAG

$70,694/yr

Range: $63K - $101K

38 salaries

$70,694/yr
$63K$101K

Staff Attorney

Legal Aid of North Carolina

$46,162/yr

Range: $45K - $51K

27 salaries

$46,162/yr
$45K$51K

Staff Attorney

Legal Services NYC

$81,430/yr

Range: $69K - $93K

25 salaries

$81,430/yr
$69K$93K

Staff Attorney

Legal Aid Bureau

$57,218/yr

Range: $28K - $103K

21 salaries

$57,218/yr
$28K$103K

Staff Attorney

Brooklyn Defender Services

$71,781/yr

Range: $62K - $186K

21 salaries

$71,781/yr
$62K$186K

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Staff Attorney

Legal Assistant of Western New York

$64,367/yr

Range: $51K - $70K

18 salaries

$64,367/yr
$51K$70K

Staff Attorney

GEICO

$89,181/yr

Range: $71K - $119K

18 salaries

$89,181/yr
$71K$119K

Staff Attorney

Committee for Public Counsel Services

$55,162/yr

Range: $43K - $70K

18 salaries

$55,162/yr
$43K$70K

Staff Attorney

American Bar Association

$74,248/yr

Range: $54K - $111K

17 salaries

$74,248/yr
$54K$111K

Staff Attorney

Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers

$87,255/yr

Range: $65K - $100K

17 salaries

$87,255/yr
$65K$100K

Staff Attorney

Sanctuary for Families

$66,893/yr

Range: $54K - $100K

16 salaries

$66,893/yr
$54K$100K

Staff Attorney

Reed Smith

$74,985/yr

Range: $66K - $126K

16 salaries

$74,985/yr
$66K$126K

Staff Attorney

Simpson Thacher

$110,893/yr

Range: $103K - $112K

16 salaries

$110,893/yr
$103K$112K

Staff Attorney

King & Spalding

$75,641/yr

Range: $66K - $144K

15 salaries

$75,641/yr
$66K$144K

Staff Attorney - Hourly

Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann

$38/hr

Range: $35 - $55

14 salaries

$38/hr
$35$55

Staff Attorney

United States Federal Government

$132,769/yr

Range: $96K - $158K

14 salaries

$132,769/yr
$96K$158K

Staff Attorney

Legal Aid Society of San Diego

$65,136/yr

Range: $61K - $70K

14 salaries

$65,136/yr
$61K$70K

Staff Attorney

Center for Family Representation

$69,894/yr

Range: $62K - $83K

14 salaries

$69,894/yr
$62K$83K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$70,000
per year
A Staff Attorney in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$46,000
per year
A Staff Attorney in the Murray, KY Area area reported making $46,000 per year
Job Highlights
Murray, KY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$75,000
per year
A Staff Attorney in the Hawaiian Islands Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Hawaiian Islands Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Staff Attorney in the Jefferson City, MO Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Jefferson City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
$73,000
per year
A Supervising Staff Attorney in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$85,000
per year
A Staff Attorney in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
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