Salary for
Attorney III in the United States

How much does a Attorney III earn in the United States? The average Attorney III salary in the United States is $166,076 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $144,151 and $188,324. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Examines contracts involving leases, licenses, purchases, sales, insurance, etc. and reviews various agreements, documents. Provides advanced legal advice to an organization, prepares resolutions, reports, guidelines and participates in major legal actions. Works closely with other departments to foresee and protect company against legal risks. May lead and direct the work of others. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school and may require admittance to a state bar. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience.

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188324
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182993
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    Attorney II

    2 - 4 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Attorney III

    4 - 7 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Attorney IV

    7 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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