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Attorney Practicing Salary
in Atlanta, Georgia

$146,461 (USD)

Average Salary

$70/hr

Average Hourly

$9,915

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Attorney Practicing is $146,461 a year and $70 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for an Attorney Practicing is between $100,871 and $182,671. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Attorney Practicing. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Advises clients as to legal rights, and represents client in criminal and civil lawsuits.
  • Researches, gathers evidence, interviews clients and witnesses, prepares legal briefs, and develops strategy, arguments, and testimony in divorce, civil, criminal, and other cases to formulate defense or to initiate legal action.
  • Represents client in court and before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of government.
  • Practices various phases of law.
Attorney Practicing Job Prevalence in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Job family: Lawyers

Job family population: 628,370

Estimated population of Attorney Practicing jobs: 43,100

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$169,788
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Atlanta, Georgia

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Description: Atlanta () is the capital and most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia. With an estimated 2018 population of 498,044, it is also the 37th most-populous city in the United States. The city serves as the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.9 million people and the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the nation. Atlanta is the seat of Fulton County, the most populous county in Georgia. Portions of the city extend eastward into neighboring DeKalb County. Atlanta was originally founded as the terminating stop of a major state-sponsored railroad. With rapid expansion, however...

Attorney Practicing Job Listings for Atlanta, Georgia

Corporate Real Estate Paralegal / Legal Secretary
Jul 19
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Adams and Reese LLP
Performs a variety of administrative support to attorneys practicing in the commercial real estate practice area.Responsibilities:Communicating with buyers, sellers, realtors, brokers, lenders ...
Labor and Employment Attorney
Jul 18
Atlanta, GA, USA
EmployBridge
The Labor and Employment Attorney will report directly to Employbridge's Deputy General Counsel and ... Manage Employbridge's responses to state and federal fair employment practice claims, including ...
Patent Attorney or Agent - Electrical Engineer
Jul 19
Atlanta, GA, USA
Cantor Colburn LLP
Cantor Colburn LLP, a law firm with a national intellectual property practice, seeks a Patent Attorney or Patent Agent with a degree in electrical engineering to work in any of the firm's five ...
Claims Attorney
Jul 11
Atlanta, GA, USA
Good2Go Auto Insurance
S. law school and licensed to practice law in at least one state. • Ability to meet any in-house attorney licensure requirements. • 4-7 years of related work experience in a personal lines ...
Litigation Attorney
Jun 14
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NowackHoward, LLC
NowackHoward, LLC seeks a 5-7 year attorney licensed to practice in Georgia to join its expanding community association litigation practice. The ideal candidate would have solid experience with all ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Attorney Practicing is $146,461 a year and $70 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for an Attorney Practicing is between $100,871 and $182,671. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Attorney Practicing. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Attorney Practicing Job Listings for Atlanta, Georgia

Corporate Real Estate Paralegal / Legal Secretary
Jul 19
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Adams and Reese LLP
Performs a variety of administrative support to attorneys practicing in the commercial real estate practice area.Responsibilities:Communicating with buyers, sellers, realtors, brokers, lenders ...
Labor and Employment Attorney
Jul 18
Atlanta, GA, USA
EmployBridge
The Labor and Employment Attorney will report directly to Employbridge's Deputy General Counsel and ... Manage Employbridge's responses to state and federal fair employment practice claims, including ...
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