Skip to Main Content

Corporate Lawyers

Earnings

Robert Half Legal, a national staffing firm, reports that first-year associate lawyers earned salaries that ranged from $61,500 to $134,000 in 2020, depending on the size of their firm. Corporate lawyers with zero to three years of experience earned salaries that ranged from $67,750 to $176,500; with four to nine years of experience, $80,750 to $199,000; and with 10 or more years of experience, $119,750 to $264,000. General counsels earn salaries that range from $137,250 to $315,750. Top corporate lawyers can earn $1 million or more annually.

Join Vault Gold to unlock this premium content

Earnings - Outlook - Resources & Associations and more

Are you a student? You may have FREE access.

Vault partners with thousands of colleges, universities and academic institutions to provide students with FREE access to our premium content. To determine if your school is a partner, please enter your school email address below.

Related Professions