Probate Attorney Fees

Probate Fee Calculator

Please use the calculator below to estimate Probate attorney’s fees and executor commissions for the administration of estates valued over $166,250, but less than $25,000,000.

A reasonable amount is determined by the court for amounts above $25,000,000.

Property Subject to Probate Administration*
Enter total value of estate


Attorney's Fee

Executor's Commission

Total Attorney's Fees and Executor's Commission


Both the Attorney and Executor fees above are made up of the following calculations.

4 percent of first $100,000

4% Statutory Probate Fee

3 percent of next $100,000

3% Statutory Probate Fee

2 percent of next $800,000

2% Statutory Probate Fee

1 percent of next $9,000,000

1% Statutory Probate Fee

.5% of the next $15,000,000

.5% Statutory Probate Fee

*This probate fee calculator is for informational purposes only and should may not be considered nor relied on in place of legal advice as it is only a general estimate based on California Probate Code Section

10810's general provisions and is not fact specific.