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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Lawyers

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
Annual Earnings
National 619,530 1.0 $118,160Explore the national job market for Lawyers

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Lawyers ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):


Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
DC Metro Area 3.3
NYC Metro Area 1.9
Miami Metro Area 1.8
SF Metro Area 1.7
Philadelphia Metro Area 1.6
Metro Area Median Earnings
San Jose, CA $184,110
Houston, TX $162,800
SF Metro Area $159,930
DC Metro Area $157,970
NYC Metro Area $149,820

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Albany, NY 1.7
Harrisburg, PA 1.5
Bridgeport, CT 1.3
Sarasota, FL 1.2
Columbia, SC 1.1
Metro Area Median Earnings
Oxnard, CA $164,110
Bridgeport, CT $158,890
Bakersfield, CA $145,870
Santa Rosa, CA $142,790
Tulsa, OK $124,200

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Tallahassee, FL 3.0
Trenton, NJ 1.9
Charleston, WV 1.8
Montgomery, AL 1.3
Topeka, KS 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
San Luis Obispo, CA $135,180
Santa Cruz, CA $132,970
Reno, NV $132,950
Gulfport-Biloxi, MS $121,320
Norwich, CT $121,130

National - Job Listings

Oracle - Herndon,VA
Works closely with other lawyers throughout Company and coordinates legal matters handled by outside lawyers.... Full Description

Wilson Elser - McLean,VA
Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and are included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's su... Full Description

CareerBliss - Washington,DC
Growing, fast-paced PLAINTIFF Orange County law firm is looking for a talented, hard-working lawyer with experience in managing and handling plaintiff... Full Description

Odin Feldman & Pittleman PC - Reston,VA
Self-sufficient groups of multiple lawyers are also welcome to apply.... Full Description

Volkswagen Group of America - Herndon,VA
Interns will have the opportunity to work in several areas of the law in a dynamic corporate environment and will be exposed to working with many of o... Full Description

Jon Katz, P.C. - Fairfax,VA
Legal Assistant- Part-Time Rare part-time opportunity with Fairfax criminal lawyer. ... Legal Assistant P/T- For Fairfax Criminal Lawyer Jobs.... Full Description

Aderant North America - Washington,DC
Their territory consists primarily of 50-100 law firms with more than 50 lawyers.... Full Description

BCG Attorney Search - Fairfax,VA
This firm is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been rated by Super Lawyers, as well as a receiving a superb rating from Avvo for having a top att... Full Description

Lockheed Martin Corporation - Bethesda,MD
The primary responsibility is to provide legal support in the U.S. and other jurisdictions for mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, st... Full Description

Lockheed Martin - Bethesda,MD
The primary responsibility is to provide legal support in the U.S. and other jurisdictions for mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, st... Full Description



Job Openings

Oracle - Herndon,VA
Wilson Elser - McLean,VA
CareerBliss - Washington,DC
Odin Feldman & Pittleman PC - Reston,VA
Volkswagen Group of America - Herndon,VA
Jon Katz, P.C. - Fairfax,VA