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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

Perspecta - Chantilly,VA
Government Contracts lawyer will:?... Full Description

The Judge Group - Washington,DC
Ensure the visiting lawyers can access Firm data and outside visitors can connect to the Internet, as well as, ensure visitor equipment is setup and f... Full Description

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP - Washington,DC
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world s leading global law firms with almost 4,000 lawyers and staff in 30 offices is seeking an Attorney Recr... Full Description

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
To fulfill its education mission, the LEC provides dynamic training programs in law and economics to sophisticated domestic and international audience... Full Description

BMC Software - Mc Lean,VA
You will negotiate complex legal agreements and work with cross-functional teams of lawyers, finance and accounting specialists, product managers and ... Full Description

Morgan Lewis & Bockius - Washington,DC
We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding.... Full Description

Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A. - Potomac,MD
The firm's Business & Financial Services Department is seeking a motivated legal assistant with 4+ years of experience to assist deal lawyers and busi... Full Description

K&L Gates LLP - Washington,DC
K&L Gates LLP delivers legal services on an integrated and global basis, with more than 2,000 lawyers across five continents. Positioned at strategic ... Full Description

BCG Attorney Search - Reston,VA
Creative lawyering in a laid back environment is big draw for associates at this Amlaw firm. ... The California culture of the firm fosters a collabor... Full Description

Executive Office for Immigration Review - Falls Church,VA
. ##### Supervisory status No ##### Promotion Potential 14 * #### Job family (Series) 0905 Attorney #### Similar jobs * Attorneys * Lawyers * Help ## ... Full Description

Job Openings

Perspecta - Chantilly,VA
The Judge Group - Washington,DC
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP - Washington,DC
George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
BMC Software - Mc Lean,VA
Morgan Lewis & Bockius - Washington,DC