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Corporate Lawyers


Robert Half Legal, a national staffing firm, reports that first-year associate lawyers earned salaries that ranged from $55,250 to $143,500 in 2016, depending on the size of their firm. Corporate lawyers with zero to three years of experience earned salaries that ranged from $82,250 to $160,250; with four to nine years of experience, $111,500 to $217,750; and with 10 or more years of experience, $130,750 to $259,750. Top corporate lawyers can earn $1 million or more annually.

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