Latham & Watkins LLP.

Latham & Watkins LLP. - Salary & Benefits

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http://www.lw.com/ 
Main Office:
355 South Grand Avenue, | Los Angeles | CA | 90071
Phone: 213-485-1234  | Fax: 213-891-8763 

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How much does Latham & Watkins LLP. Pay?

Summer associates make an average of $3,470 per week. This salary information was collected from 9 data points taken directly from jobs on LawCrossing.

Salary & Benefits


Latham & Watkins's starting salary is $160,000. The figure stays the same for all members of each class year when it comes to the base salary. For associates who are able to complete at least 1,900 hours, there is a guarantee of a base bonus amount, which from 2009 to 2011 was above average in the industry. Latham & Watkins's profits per equity partner in 2009 were $1,900,000, with the firm securing an 82nd percentile.

Title Branch/
City
Exp. year Period Min Base
Salary
Avg Base
Salary
Max Base
Salary
Min Bonus
Salary
Avg Bonus
Salary
Max Bonus
Salary
Associate Boston 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate Chicago 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate Houston 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate New York City 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate San Diego 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate Washington 1st year Year   $180,000.00         
Associate Boston 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate Chicago 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate Houston 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate New York City 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate San Diego 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate Washington 2nd year Year   $190,000.00         
Associate Boston 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate Chicago 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate Houston 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate New York City 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate San Diego 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate Washington 3rd year Year   $210,000.00         
Associate Boston 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate Chicago 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate Houston 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate New York City 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate San Diego 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate Washington 4th year Year   $235,000.00         
Associate Boston 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate Chicago 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate Houston 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate New York City 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate San Diego 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate Washington 5th year Year   $260,000.00         
Associate Boston 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate Chicago 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate Houston 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate New York City 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate San Diego 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate Washington 6th year Year   $280,000.00         
Associate Boston 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate Chicago 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate Houston 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate New York City 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate San Diego 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate Washington 7th year Year   $300,000.00         
Associate Boston 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate Chicago 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate Houston 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate Los Angeles 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate New York City 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate Costa Mesa 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate San Diego 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate San Francisco 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate Silicon Valley 8th year Year   $315,000.00         
Associate Washington 8th year Year   $315,000.00         

Title Branch/
City
Period Min Base
Salary
Avg Base
Salary
Max Base
Salary
Min Bonus
Salary
Avg Bonus
Salary
Max Bonus
Salary
Summer associate Boston week   $3,470.00         
Scholar Boston week   $3,470.00         
Fellow Boston week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate Chicago week   $3,470.00         
Scholar Chicago week   $3,470.00         
Fellow Chicago week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate Houston week   $3,470.00         
Scholar Houston week   $3,470.00         
Fellow Houston week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate Los Angeles week   $3,470.00         
Scholar Los Angeles week   $3,470.00         
Fellow Los Angeles week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate New York City week   $3,470.00         
Scholar New York City week   $3,470.00         
Fellow New York City week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate Costa Mesa week   $3,470.00         
Scholar Costa Mesa week   $3,470.00         
Fellow Costa Mesa week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate San Diego week   $3,470.00         
Scholar San Diego week   $3,470.00         
Fellow San Diego week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate San Francisco week   $3,470.00         
Scholar San Francisco week   $3,470.00         
Fellow San Francisco week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate Silicon Valley week   $3,470.00         
Scholar Silicon Valley week   $3,470.00         
Fellow Silicon Valley week   $3,470.00         
Summer associate Washington week   $3,470.00         
Scholar Washington week   $3,470.00         
Fellow Washington week   $3,470.00         

Benefits


  • 401(k)/IRA/Other Retirement Plan
  • Bar Association Fees
  • Business Casual Dress Code
  • CLE
  • Dental Insurance
  • Domestic Partner Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Family/Dependent Care Leave
  • Flexible Spending Account/Pre-Tax Option
  • Life/AD&D Insurance
  • Long-term Care Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Medical Spending Account
  • Parental Leave
  • Relocation Expenses
  • Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Technology (Laptop, PDA, etc.)
  • Vacation Leave
  • Vision Insurance

Benefits Package:


Parental Care Leave: 18 weeks for birth mothers who are primary caregivers; 18 weeks for adoptive parents who are primary caregivers; 10 weeks for other primary caregivers; 4 weeks for non-primary caregivers (both birth and adoptive parents). Family/Dependant Care Leave includes leave for placement of a child for adoption or foster care, or a family member with a serious health condition. All associates have an automatic option to return from a Parental Care Leave at a reduced-pace schedule for a six month period without prior approval, under the PRO RATA (Pace Reduction Option for Returning Associates to Adjust) Program. The firm also offers subsidized in-home and center-based back-up child care and elder care. The firm offers a $10,000 referral bonus (payable in two $5,000 increments at time of hire and one-year anniversary of hire) for each lateral associate hire that a current associate introduces to the firm.

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