Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP Salary and Benefits |

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP is my top recommendation for anyone seeking legal services. Their selective hiring ensures a happy work environment.
The lasting impact Kevinn Villard had on our team was a result of their professional conduct and well-informed questions during our interactions.
Harrison Barnes

Founder of BCG Attorney Search and America's top legal recruiter

BCG Attorney Search works with over 25,000 law firms. Every month, tens of thousands of attorneys submit their resumes to Harrison, who works with less than 2% of them. Harrison knows quality and does whatever it takes to get his candidates jobs: Since 2000, Harrison has personally made thousands of placements and is undoubtedly the most effective legal placement professional in history.

Salary & Benefits

Title Branch/
Exp. year Period Avg Base
Associate Los Angeles 1st Year Yearly $190,000.00 
Associate San Francisco 1st Year Yearly $190,000.00 
Associate Washington 1st Year Yearly $190,000.00 


  • 401(k)/IRA/Other Ret. Plan w/Employer Contribution, 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, Long-term Care Insurance, Long-term Disability Insurance, Medical Insurance, Medical Spending Account, On-site Child Care, On-site Child Care - Emergency, Parental Leave, Parking/Transportation, Profit Sharing, Relocation Expenses, Sabbatical Program, Sick Leave, Technology (Laptop, PDA, etc.), Vacation Leave, Vision Insurance
  • Currently, 5 attorneys are working part time.
  • part time allowed? Yes
  • associates who work part time 3
  • partners who work part time 2

Benefits Package:

The firm offers a generous leave policy for new parents; family and domestic partner health insurance; subsidized back-up child care; IT support for offsite work; and an onsite child care center that opened in January 2010 to support Munger Tolles' working parents, both attorneys and staff. The 12,000 square foot state-of-the-art child care and early education center, Hope Street Friends, is the first law firm-sponsored child care center on the West Coast. It has the capacity to serve 88 children from infancy to pre-kindergarten ages. Bright Horizons, a leading provider of employer-sponsored child care, operates the center. In addition, the firm provides, among other benefits: internal lunch-and-learn series; litigation training day; lunch three times a week; Sherry Sip (Friday happy hour); annual attorney retreat; annual new attorney retreat and annual firm picnic.

Want to work at Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP?

The country's best legal placement firm may be able to get you there! Submit your resume to BCG Attorney Search today: CLICK HERE

Are You an Employer?
Please take BCG Attorney Search's Law Firm Salary Survey:

Click Here