The duties, attributes and educational requirements of a junior associate are generally the same as those listed in our general job descriptions for lawyers. Entry-level associates perform a variety of tasks under general supervision and should be familiar with standard concepts and procedures within a particular practice area. This position typically requires one to three years of experience in a law firm or corporate legal department. Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your lawyer/attorney staffing needs.
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Salary for Lawyer/Attorney (4-9 years experience)
$104,500 - $165,500
25th percentile
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Lawyer/Attorney, 10+ Years' Experience $137,750 $167,250 $193,250 Lawyer/Attorney, 2-3 Years' Experience $93,250 $117,500 $144,500 First-Year Lawyer/Attorney $77,000 $94,500 $122,750 Business and Ethics Lawyer/Attorney $100,000 $145,000 $180,000
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