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


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

Army National Guard - Dulles,VA
Job DescriptionIf you're interested in the law and the legal profession, become an Army National Guard Paralegal, you will assist judges, Army lawyers... Full Description

Robert Half - Reston,VA
Ref ID: 04510-#######695Classification: Attorney/LawyerCompensation: $42.75 to $49.50 hourlyA prominent firm has an opening for a skilled Attorney who... Full Description

Wilson Elser - Mc Lean,VA
Wilson Elser's McLean, VA office currently seeks a Legal Staff Assistant.The FirmWilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law fir... Full Description

Robert Half - Silver Spring,MD
Ref ID: 04510-#######197Classification: Attorney/LawyerCompensation: $30.00 to $40.00 hourlyAre you an Attorney with an interest in advancing your car... Full Description

Ajulia Executive Search - Oakton,VA
Corporate/Business Lawyer near Oakton, VA Responsibilities: Consult and handle all corporate legal processes (e.g. intellectual property, mergers & ac... Full Description

VirtualVocations - Germantown,MD
A legal services company has an open position for a Telecommute Clinical Trial Agreements Lawyer. Core Responsibilities Include: Negotiate with sophis... Full Description

Oracle - Reston,VA
Provide legal support across all lines of business enabling profitable growth while mitigating legal risks and assure adherence to governance policies... Full Description

Abt Associates - Rockville,MD
The Corporate Counsel for International Regulation reporting to the General Counsel will support the company s global mission by providing legal advic... Full Description

BCG Attorney Search - Reston,VA
Reston office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a corporate attorney preferably with 5-8 years of relevant corporate experience in th... Full Description

Chugh LLP - Reston,VA
PURPOSE: The Immigration Attorney s primary purpose is to assist clients in preparation of immigrant and non-immigrant visas and naturalization, meet ... Full Description

Job Openings

Army National Guard - Dulles,VA
Robert Half - Reston,VA
Wilson Elser - Mc Lean,VA
Robert Half - Silver Spring,MD
Ajulia Executive Search - Oakton,VA
VirtualVocations - Germantown,MD