What do lawyers earn? Well, ranked by the largest markets in the US, the ABA Journals has published its rankings showing New York, Washington and Los Angeles are the biggest markets with the biggest payrolls.
And law practise management and issues continue to evolve rapidly, driven by technology, social change and new challenges driven by the recession and other issues.
The ABA Journal’s rankings combine with the Maurer School of Law’s Center on the Global Legal Profession at Indiana University to study the changes occurring and to map the movement in money and law jobs.
For instance, below are the top 10 places in the US where lawyers earn the most.
1 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara CA $192,020.00
2 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City CA $167,130.00
3 New York-White Plains-Wayne NY-NJ $166,130.00
4 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine CA $157,950.00
5 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale CA $155,120.00
6 Modesto CA $153,540.00
7 Wilmington DE-MD-NJ $153,520.00
8 Washington DC-MD-VA $152,230.00
9 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura CA $150,850.00
10 Chattanooga TN-GA $148,350.00
Check the rest of the ABA Journal report here.
And Read about the 10 Richest Lawyers Here