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How much does a Lawyer make in San Francisco, CA?

Updated 21 Jan 2022
US$159,719 /yr
Average Base Pay

44 salaries

US$90K

Low

US$160K

Average

US$282K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$50,964RangeUS$13,564 - US$191,488
The average salary for Lawyer is US$159,719 per year in the San Francisco, CA, United States Area. The average additional cash compensation for a Lawyer in the San Francisco, CA, United States Area is US$50,964, with a range from US$13,564 - US$191,488. Salaries estimates are based on 44 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lawyer employees in the San Francisco, CA, United States Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
AttorneyUS$153,391 /yr
L3
Senior AttorneyUS$172,296 /yr
L4
Attorney IVUS$151,277 /yr
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Related Job Titles

Attorney

US$153,391

per year

General Counsel

US$247,314

per year

Staff Attorney

US$78,909

per year

Associate Attorney

US$153,556

per year

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Axiom Global
3.9

Axiom Global

Lawyer

US$255,831

 /yr
Range: US$105K - US$269K
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US$105K

US$269K

US$105,281 - US$269,321 Range

Morrison & Foerster
3.9

Morrison & Foerster

Lawyer

US$193,844

 /yr
Range: US$173K - US$247K

US$173K

US$247K

US$172,939 - US$247,266 Range

Latham & Watkins
4.2

Latham & Watkins

Lawyer
About 

US$262K -US$285K

US$262K

US$285K

US$261,814 - US$285,236 Range

O'Melveny & Myers
4

O'Melveny & Myers

Lawyer
About 

US$252K -US$283K

US$252K

US$283K

US$252,129 - US$282,983 Range

Law Office of Robert B Jobe
2.8

US$88K

US$96K

US$88,299 - US$95,982 Range

Chevron
4.1

Chevron

Lawyer
About 

US$210K -US$298K

US$210K

US$298K

US$210,163 - US$298,313 Range

Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote
3.5

US$80K

US$87K

US$80,269 - US$86,979 Range

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RAI
3.8

RAI

Lawyer
About 

US$70K -US$75K

US$70K

US$75K

US$69,666 - US$74,602 Range

US$73K

US$80K

US$73,018 - US$79,615 Range

Perkins Coie
4.2

Perkins Coie

Lawyer
About 

US$236K -US$256K

US$236K

US$256K

US$235,520 - US$256,150 Range

3.8

Not Applicable

Lawyer
About 

US$98K -US$108K

US$98K

US$108K

US$98,113 - US$107,913 Range

Bob Smith BMW
4

Bob Smith BMW

Lawyer
About 

US$59K -US$63K

US$59K

US$63K

US$58,810 - US$62,834 Range

Sierra Club
3.8

Sierra Club

Lawyer
About 

US$118K -US$128K

US$118K

US$128K

US$118,130 - US$127,906 Range

Bingham McCutchen
3.5

Bingham McCutchen

Lawyer
About 

US$264K -US$291K

US$264K

US$291K

US$264,079 - US$291,424 Range

Whole Foods Market
3.5

Whole Foods Market

Lawyer - Monthly Intern
About 

US$5K -US$5K

US$5K

US$5K

US$4,870 - US$5,334 Range

McAfee
3.7

McAfee

Lawyer
About 

US$128K -US$138K

US$128K

US$138K

US$127,560 - US$137,964 Range

Zynga
4.4

Zynga

Lawyer
About 

US$255K -US$273K

US$255K

US$273K

US$254,617 - US$273,032 Range

Cooley
4.5

Cooley

Lawyer
About 

US$202K -US$218K

US$202K

US$218K

US$201,811 - US$217,974 Range

County of Marin
3.1

County of Marin

Lawyer
About 

US$129K -US$140K

US$129K

US$140K

US$128,601 - US$139,503 Range

Kobre & Kim
3.4

Kobre & Kim

Lawyer
About 

US$250K -US$269K

US$250K

US$269K

US$249,927 - US$268,640 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lawyer salaries

The average salary for a Lawyer is US$159,719 per year in San Francisco, CA, United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 44 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lawyer employees in San Francisco, CA, United States Area.

The highest salary for a Lawyer in San Francisco, CA, United States Area is US$282,416 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lawyer in San Francisco, CA, United States Area is US$90,329 per year.