Criminal Lawyer Salary in the United States

How much does a Criminal Lawyer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Criminal Lawyer in the United States is $44 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $37 and $52. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Criminal Lawyer
Banks & Brower, LLC - Indianapolis , IN
One position will be for a Federal Court criminal defense attorney. Applicants must have federal court experience. Our second attorney position is for our criminal law group for state court cases
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Consumer Law Group, LLC - Chicago , IL
CONSUMER LAW GROUP, LLC ('CLG') is currently seeking Coverage Attorneys to assist in its high volume Criminal Defense and Family Law practice areas in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Contreras Metelska - Saint Paul , MN
... criminal law. We are a law firm dedicated to serving the needs of our clients and advocating for ... The Associate Attorney will work in a team-like environment and will handle all phases of ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
The Noble Law Firm, LLC - Lakewood , CO
The Noble Law Firm, LLC is seeking an associate attorney with 1-3 years of legal experience to join ... Appellate experience, knowledge of criminal law and constitutional law, and Spanish language skills ...
ZipRecruiter - Today
Brandon Gardner & Associates, PLC - Grand Rapids , MI
... criminal, domestic, and cannabis related legal matters throughout West Michigan. We are ... Lawyers and rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. The successful candidate will have ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Adams Martin Group - Saint Louis , MO
PATENT ATTORNEY/AGENT Prominent law firm in St. Louis is seeking a Patent Attorney or Patent Agent ... We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago