The Major, Lindsey & Africa 2018 Partner Compensation Survey
In the 2018 edition, we have added a number of new questions relating to the gender pay gap and engaged a research team to take a deeper dive into what the data is telling us about the factors contributing to the pay differential.
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Average compensation for all partners was $885,000, up 1% from 2016 ($877,000).
Male partners’ average compensation outpaces that of female partners ($959,000 vs. $627,000).
78% of respondents classified themselves as Very Satisfied, Moderately Satisfied or Slightly Satisfied with their life as attorneys.
Regression analysis indicates originations and billing rates together were responsible for nearly 75% of the overall variation in compensation across all partners in this survey.
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