Mediators earn $66,800 (1/21/08)
Hot on the heels of yesterday’s post showing mediation to be just a quarter of the cost of lawyer-to-lawyer settlements (and less than 10% of litigation) comes this recent article advising the median pay of a mediator in the US is $66,800.
Apparently most mediators charge between $100 and $250 an hour but need to supplement their work with other employment to end up with a middle-class annual income.
The article goes on to estimate that there are 10,000 mediators earning around $50,000 a year from mediation. A larger number earn less [read more]