Assistant Public Defender Salary in the United States

How much does an Assistant Public Defender make in the United States? The average Assistant Public Defender salary in the United States is $53,974 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $50,233 and $58,398. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Assistant Public Defender in the United States. The base salary for Assistant Public Defender ranges from $50,233 to $58,398 with the average base salary of $53,974. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $52,147 to $61,475 with the average total cash compensation of $57,404.

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