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$279,869

Average Base Salary

$135/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$44,443

Average Bonus
The average counsellor lawyer salary in Alabama, United States is $279,869 or an equivalent hourly rate of $135. This is 4% lower (-$12,477) than the average counsellor lawyer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $44,443. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$212,113

Entry Level Salary

$337,816

Senior Level Salary
An entry level counsellor lawyer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $212,113. On the other end, a senior level counsellor lawyer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $337,816.

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Job Description
Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.

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