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The Salary Wars: Salary Announcements from Year 2006

ATTORNEY PLACEMENTS INTERNATIONAL a leading consulting and recruiting firm has the expertise in placing YOU in a premier law firm.API's reach with partners and practice groups in law firms worldwide means the best outcome for YOU (email your resume to info@attorneyplacementsint.com)The following lists generally are the base salaries for a number of major New York firms dollars exclusive of bonuses and other benefits:
Law Firm Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7 Year 8
 Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison (All offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Cadwalder, Wickersham & Taft (New York)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000          
 Chadbourne & Parke (New York)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $205,000  $210,000  
 Cooley Godward (Boulder, Menlo Park, Palo Alto, San Francisco offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  
 Cooper & Dunham (New York)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  
 Coudert Brothers (New York)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $200,000  $215,000
 Cravath, Swaine & Moore (New York)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $200,000  $215,000
 Crosby Heafey Roach & May (all offices, including Los Angeles, Century City, and San Francisco)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000        
 Curtis, Mallet-Prevost (New York)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Davis Polk & Wardell (New York office only)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  
 Day Casebeer (All offices -- Cupertino)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  
 Dewey Ballantine (Los Angeles, New York offices only)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Fenwick & West (All Offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Fish & Richardson (Boston, Menlo Park, New York, San Diego, and Washington, DC offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Gibson Dunn & Crutcher  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Graham & James (San Francisco, Palo Alto offices only)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich (Austin, Palo Alto, San Diego offices only)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000    
 Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian 1 years guaranteed $20k bonus. (All offices -- Menlo Park, Austin)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  
 Hale & Dorr (Boston, New York, Reston, VA offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000    
 Heller Ehrman White & McAuliffe (Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, San Francisco offices only)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Hogan & Hartson (Baltimore, Virginia, Washington, DC offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Kirkland & Ellis  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000    
 Latham Watkins (All offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $205,000  $215,000  
 Lyon & Lyon (Irvine, Los Angeles, San Jose, San Diego, White Plains, Washington, DC offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $215,000
 Mayer, Brown & Platt (Chicago, Los Angeles, New York offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $210,000  $220,000
 McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen (Los Angeles, Palo Alto, San Francisco, Walnut Creek offices only)  $145,000              
 Mayer, Brown & Platt (Chicago, Los Angeles, New York offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $210,000  $220,000
 Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $205,000  $215,000  $225,000
 Mayer, Brown & Platt (Chicago, Los Angeles, New York offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $200,000  $210,000  $220,000
 Morrison & Foerster (New York, Palo Alto, San Francisco, Walnut Creek offices only) $145,000  $135,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $210,000  
 O'Melveny & Meyers (Los Angeles, New York offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  
 Oppenheimer, Wolff & Donelly (Palo Alto office only)  $145,000              
 Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Los Angeles, New York, Menlo Park, San Francisco, Washington, DC, offices only)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $210,000
 Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker (San Francisco office)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000  $210,000
 Perkins Coie (Menlo Park, San Francisco offices only)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $200,000  $210,000  $220,000
 Pillsbury Madison & Sutro (Los Angeles, Northern Virginia, Palo Alto, San Diego, San Francisco Washington, DC offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000        
 Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges (All Offices)  $145,000  $155,000  $165,000  $175,000  $185,000  $195,000  $205,000