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Lawyer Corporation Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$154,467 (USD)

Average Salary

$74/hr

Average Hourly

$10,195

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lawyer Corporation is $154,467 a year and $74 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Lawyer Corporation is between $106,543 and $192,657. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Lawyer Corporation. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Advises, consults, litigates and performs trial work, and carries out the legal processes necessary to effect the rights, privileges, and obligations of the organization.
  • Studies Constitution, statues, decisions, and ordinances of quasi-judicial bodies.
  • Gathers evidence and information for management decision making.
  • Prepares and reviews various legal instruments and documents, such as contracts, leases, licenses, purchases, sales, real estate, etc.
  • Examines legal data to determine advisability of defending or prosecuting lawsuit.
  • Examines material, such as advertisements, publications, etc., for legal implications, advising officials of proposed legislation that might affect the organization.
  • Applies for copyrights or registration of the organization's products, processes, devices, and trademarks, advising whether to initiate or defend law suits.
  • Conducts pretrial preparations and defends the organization in lawsuits.
  • Advises officials on tax matters, government regulations, and/or legal rights.
  • Represents the company before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of the government.
  • Requires completion of law school with an LLB degree or JD degree and admission to the bar.
Lawyer Corporation Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Lawyers

Job family population: 628,370

Estimated population of Lawyer Corporation jobs: 44,947

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$179,070
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Cost of Living Score:

Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Lawyer Corporation Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Experienced Employment Litigation Attorney - Reduced Hours Opportunity
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
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Experienced Securities Attorney - Full-Service Boutique Law Firm
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
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