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2021 Maryland 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.

Maryland Lawyers Salary 2021

Salary

$118.9K

Growth

8%

Bright Outlook

Average

Green

No

How Much Do Lawyers Make in Maryland 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $64,720 $84,740 $118,900 $170,440 $208
Hourly Wage $31.12 $40.74 $57.16 $81.94 $100

How Much Do Lawyers Make in Maryland 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$64,720
$84,740
$118,900
$170,440
$208
Hourly Wage
$31.12
$40.74
$57.16
$81.94
$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:

Attorney, Attorney General, Attorney at Law, City Attorney, Counsel, 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.
  • Interview claimants to get information related to legal proceedings.
  • Represent the interests of clients in 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.
  • Provide legal advice to clients.
  • Represent the interests of clients in legal proceedings.
  • Interview claimants to get information related to legal proceedings.
  • 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 Maryland

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Maryland 15,220 16,470 8% 1,330
United States 804,200 875,700 9% 46,000

Lawyers Job Outlook in Maryland

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Maryland
15,220
16,470
8%
1,330
United States
804,200
875,700
9%
46,000

Lawyers Schooling & Experience

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

Lawyers Schools in Maryland

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
University of Baltimore Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other. Baltimore, MD Less than one year: 3
University of Baltimore American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence. Baltimore, MD 4 years: 14
University of Baltimore Law. Baltimore, MD More than 4 years: 164
University of Baltimore Tax Law/Taxation. Baltimore, MD Less than one year: 4
More than 4 years: 6
University of Maryland, Baltimore Law. Baltimore, MD More than 4 years: 189
University of Maryland, Baltimore Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General. Baltimore, MD More than 4 years: 52

Lawyers Schools in Maryland

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other.
Baltimore, MD
Less than one year: 3
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence.
Baltimore, MD
4 years: 14
Law.
Baltimore, MD
More than 4 years: 164
Tax Law/Taxation.
Baltimore, MD
Less than one year: 4
More than 4 years: 6
Law.
Baltimore, MD
More than 4 years: 189
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General.
Baltimore, MD
More than 4 years: 52

Lawyers Jobs in Maryland.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Attorney-Adviser (Contract) U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland 10/26/2021 No
Legal Assistant Robert Half Baltimore, Maryland 10/27/2021 Yes
Legal Assistant Robert Half Towson, Maryland 10/27/2021 Yes
Paralegal Robert Half Towson, Maryland 10/27/2021 Yes
Paralegal Robert Half Baltimore, Maryland 10/27/2021 Yes

Lawyers Jobs in Maryland.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command
Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland
10/26/2021
No
Robert Half
Baltimore, Maryland
10/27/2021
Yes
Robert Half
Towson, Maryland
10/27/2021
Yes
Robert Half
Towson, Maryland
10/27/2021
Yes
Robert Half
Baltimore, Maryland
10/27/2021
Yes

Lawyers Salary Guide 2021

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