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2021 Florida Lawyers Salary Guide

Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.

Florida Lawyers Salary 2021

Salary

$113.1K

Growth

9%

Bright Outlook

Average

Green

No

How Much Do Lawyers Make in Florida 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $52,020 $73,280 $113,070 $174,960 $208
Hourly Wage $25.01 $35.23 $54.36 $84.12 $100

How Much Do Lawyers Make in Florida 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$52,020
$73,280
$113,070
$174,960
$208
Hourly Wage
$25.01
$35.23
$54.36
$84.12
$100

What Do Lawyers Do?

Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.

Also known as:

Assistant Attorney General, Assistant Counsel, Associate Attorney, Attorney, Attorney at Law, City Attorney, Deputy Attorney General, General Counsel, Lawyer

  • Identify implications for cases from legal precedents or other legal information.
  • Provide legal advice to clients.
  • Meet with individuals involved in legal processes to provide information and clarify issues.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Interview claimants to get information related to legal proceedings.
  • Provide legal advice to clients.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Research relevant legal materials to aid decision making.
  • Identify implications for cases from legal precedents or other legal information.
  • Arbitrate disputes between parties to resolve legal conflicts.
  • Prepare legal documents.
  • Supervise activities of other legal personnel.
  • Identify implications for cases from legal precedents or other legal information.
  • Research relevant legal materials to aid decision making.
  • Identify implications for cases from legal precedents or other legal information.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Interview claimants to get information related to legal proceedings.
  • Provide legal advice to clients.
  • Prepare legal documents.
  • Prepare documentation of legal proceedings.
  • Evaluate information related to legal matters in public or personal records.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Draft legislation or regulations.

Lawyers Job Outlook in Florida

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Florida 59,630 64,980 9% 3,520
United States 813,900 846,300 4% 39,900

Lawyers Job Outlook in Florida

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Florida
59,630
64,980
9%
3,520
United States
813,900
846,300
4%
39,900

Lawyers Schooling & Experience

  • Doctoral or professional degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Lawyers Schools in Florida

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Ave Maria School of Law Law Naples, FL More than 4 years: 64
Barry University Law Miami, FL More than 4 years: 182
Barry University American/US Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence Miami, FL More than 4 years: 2
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Law Tallahassee, FL More than 4 years: 130
Florida Coastal School of Law Law Jacksonville, FL More than 4 years: 66
Florida International University Programs for Foreign Lawyers Miami, FL More than 4 years: 24
Florida International University Law Miami, FL More than 4 years: 143
Florida International University Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General Miami, FL More than 4 years: 18
Florida Memorial University American/US Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence Miami Gardens, FL 4 years: 15
Florida Memorial University Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other Miami Gardens, FL 4 years: 6

Lawyers Schools in Florida

35 Florida
School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Law
Naples, FL
More than 4 years: 64
Law
Miami, FL
More than 4 years: 182
American/US Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence
Miami, FL
More than 4 years: 2
Law
Tallahassee, FL
More than 4 years: 130
Law
Jacksonville, FL
More than 4 years: 66
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
Miami, FL
More than 4 years: 24
Law
Miami, FL
More than 4 years: 143
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
Miami, FL
More than 4 years: 18
American/US Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence
Miami Gardens, FL
4 years: 15
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
Miami Gardens, FL
4 years: 6

Lawyers Jobs in Florida.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY - 41000512 MyFlorida TALLAHASSEE, Florida 09/19/2021 No
ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY - 41001175 MyFlorida SAINT PETERSBURG, Florida 09/19/2021 No
ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL-DLA - 41000969 MyFlorida TALLAHASSEE, Florida 09/19/2021 No
GUARDIAN AD LITEM OFFICE, 4TH CIRCUIT- PROGRAM ATTORNEY - 21012713 MyFlorida JACKSONVILLE, Florida 09/19/2021 No
GUARDIAN AD LITEM OFFICE, 8TH CIRCUIT-SENIOR PROGRAM ATTORNEY - 21012801 MyFlorida CHIEFLAND, Florida 09/19/2021 No
Litigation Defense Associate Attorney Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP Orlando, Florida 09/18/2021 No
Litigation Defense Associate Attorney Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP Fort Lauderdale, Florida 09/18/2021 No
Litigation Paralegal Morgan & Morgan Orlando, Florida 09/18/2021 No
REGULATORY CONSULTANT - 79010120 1 MyFlorida TALLAHASSEE, Florida 09/19/2021 No
SENIOR HSMV FIELD HEARING OFFICER - 76005241 MyFlorida PENSACOLA, Florida 09/19/2021 No

Lawyers Jobs in Florida.

10 Florida
Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
MyFlorida
TALLAHASSEE, Florida
09/19/2021
No
MyFlorida
SAINT PETERSBURG, Florida
09/19/2021
No
MyFlorida
TALLAHASSEE, Florida
09/19/2021
No
MyFlorida
JACKSONVILLE, Florida
09/19/2021
No
Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP
Orlando, Florida
09/18/2021
No
Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
09/18/2021
No
Morgan & Morgan
Orlando, Florida
09/18/2021
No
MyFlorida
TALLAHASSEE, Florida
09/19/2021
No
MyFlorida
PENSACOLA, Florida
09/19/2021
No

Lawyers Salary Guide 2021

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