The starting salary for Assistant District Attorneys joining the Office is $62,000 for recent law school graduates not yet admitted to the practice of law, and $62,500 for newly admitted attorneys. The salary is higher for those applicants who have practiced elsewhere before joining the staff. Periodic raises have typically been granted, as the budget allows.
Benefits include a comprehensive insurance plan offering medical, dental and vision, life and long-term disability options, generous vacation time, parental leaves, domestic partnership benefits, pre-tax spending options and deferred compensation plans. Each assistant district attorney receives a BlackBerry and the ability to access our network remotely.