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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

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 a Lateral Attorn... Full Description

George Mason University - Arlington,VA
It is anticipated that the Clinic will focus on two core First Amendment objectives: (1) litigating and supporting cases and other legal proceedings t... Full Description

Premier Legal Staffing - Reston,VA
RequirementsThe successful candidate will also interact professionally with clients, lawyers, and employees at all levels; provide information and dir... Full Description

LATITUDE - Bethesda,MD
A Mid sized Law firm located in Bethesda MD is looking for a Strong Associate Lawyer.... Full Description

BCG Attorney Search - Tysons Corner,VA
With approximately 450 lawyers among its ranks, this is one of the largest law firms in the Mid-Atlantic and the Southeast, as well as one of the most... Full Description

Cisco Systems - Herndon,VA
At Company Legal, youre part of a premier group of in-house lawyers redefining how law is practiced at one of the largest and most successful companie... Full Description

Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A. - Potomac,MD
A rare career opportunity for a lawyer to learn and develop within a highly successful firm with experienced former SEC lawyers.... Full Description

George Mason University - Arlington,VA
It is anticipated that the Clinic will focus on two core First Amendment objectives: (1) litigating and supporting cases and other legal proceedings t... Full Description

Willis Towers Watson - Arlington,VA
The Role The successful candidate will be the company's lead North American M&A lawyer, focusing on transactions such as mergers, acquisitions, divest... Full Description

JobLeads - Ashburn,VA
The CPO builds and maintains effective and comprehensive global privacy and data security programs to minimize risk and to promote compliance with all... Full Description



Job Openings

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP - Washington,DC
George Mason University - Arlington,VA
Premier Legal Staffing - Reston,VA
LATITUDE - Bethesda,MD
BCG Attorney Search - Tysons Corner,VA
Cisco Systems - Herndon,VA