Top 10 Legal Jobs to Watch for in 2017

By Robert Half September 15, 2016 at 4:24pm

TOP 10 LEGAL JOBS TO WATCH FOR IN 2017

*Small/midsize law firm = 10-35 lawyers

**Midsize company = $25 million-$250 million in revenue

***Large law firm = 75+ lawyers

+8.9%
LITIGATION SUPPORT/eDISCOVERY DIRECTOR (10+ YRS’ EXP)
$110,500-$141,500
+6.9%
LAWYER (4-9 YRS’ EXP)*
$114,750-$183,000
6.9%
COMPLIANCE MANAGER (7-9 YRS’ EXP)
$98,500-$127,250
+6.2%
FIRST-YEAR ASSOCIATE***
$123,750-$151,750
+5.4%
CONTRACT MANAGER
$83,250-$129,750
+5.2%
MIDLEVEL PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTANT (4-6 YRS’ EXP)
$55,750-$70,000
+5.1%
LEASE MANAGER
$68,750-$86,500
+5.0%
IN-HOUSE COUNSEL (4-9 YRS’ EXP)**
$139,750-$206,250
+3.8%
LEGAL SECRETARY (3-6 YRS’ EXP)*
$45,750-$57,500
+4.0%
SENIOR/SUPERVISING PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTANT (7+ YRS’ EXP)**
$68,000-$93,750
Source: Robert Half Legal 2017 Salary Guide
Download your free copy of the Robert Half Legal 2017 Salary Guide at roberthalflegal.com/salary-center.

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