Criminal Lawyer Salary in the United States

How much does a Criminal Lawyer make in the United States? The average Criminal Lawyer salary in the United States is $90,806 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $77,172 and $107,985. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$77,172 to $107,985
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Horwath Law - Tacoma , WA
Horwath Law is an 8 attorney criminal defense law firm that has a thriving practice. We are currently seeking an experienced criminal defense associate attorney to help manage attorneys and handle a ...
Jobble, Inc. - Today
Bifano Associates Recruiting - Dallas , TX
HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL UPTOWN DALLAS LAW FIRM HIRING 2-6 YEAR CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY Regional law firm Dallas office has an opening for an associate to join its White Collar Criminal Defense practice ...
Jobble, Inc. - 8 days ago
DM Cantor - Phoenix , AZ
DM Cantor, a downtown Phoenix law firm, located in the Renaissance Square building, with three (3) Certified Criminal Law Specialists, seeks a criminal defense attorney with a preferred 3+ years of ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
World-class Criminal Defense Firm is seeking a Managing Attorney. * Do you have a passion for representing your clients? * Can you stand up against prosecutorial overreach and outdated, archaic ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Dunham & Jones Law Firm, P.C. - El Paso , TX
Growing law firm seeks an attorney for its downtown El Paso office. Position would start immediately and include a full benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance and matching ...
Jobble, Inc. - 8 days ago
Demidchik Law Firm - San Francisco , CA
Criminal Law Practice Attorney Job Type: Full-time Location: San Francisco, CA Description: Expanding Law Firm is seeking for a candidate who is self-motivated, reliable, and able to work ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
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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 Criminal Lawyer in the United States. The base salary for Criminal Lawyer ranges from $77,172 to $107,985 with the average base salary of $90,806. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $77,479 to $109,128 with the average total cash compensation of $91,322.

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