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Environmental Lawyers


Salaries for lawyers vary depending on the type, size, and location of the organization employing them. In May 2018, the median salary for lawyers was $120,910, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Ten percent earned less than $58,220. Attorneys in the federal government received mean annual salaries of $140,790 in May 2018. State and local government attorneys generally made less, earning $92,270 and $106,120, respectively. Some senior partners earn well over $1 million a year.

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