Attorney VI Salary in the United States

How much does an Attorney VI make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Attorney VI in the United States is $102 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $91 and $116. Hourly rate 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Provides legal advice and counsel to an organization in support of business activities and transactions. Researches and interprets existing laws and regulations and anticipated changes to laws to guide informed decisions and reduce risk. Prepares and reviews various agreements, contracts, and other legal documents. As needed, represents the organization in litigation, negotiations, and other matters where legal counsel is required. May coordinate with outside counsel to address issues requiring specialized legal input. Requires a JD. Requires admittance to a State Bar. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Typically requires 12+ years of related experience. Achievement and depth of knowledge of specialization or field is the main differentiator. Advisory role on complex and challenging projects and initiatives. Recognized for deep technical and industry knowledge and innovative thinking. Provides thought leadership and guidance to a functional area and the organization. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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121
These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Attorney VI in the United States. The average hourly rate for Attorney VI ranges from $91 to $116 with the average hourly pay of $102. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $102 to $143 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $121.
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    Attorney V

    10 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

  2. This Job:

    Attorney VI

    12 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

  3. Up a level:

    Managing Attorney

    5 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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