Data tabulated by the salary research site Payscale.com show that San Francisco and Dallas have the highest median pay for “mid-career” lawyers with 10-15 years of experience: $157,000 in San Francisco and $141,000 in Dallas. Washington, D.C. ($138,000), New York City ($136,000) and Houston ($132,000) round out the top five major metropolitan markets in terms [...]
By Sarah Rodriguez
Published: December 19, 2007
Tags: Salary Survey
Starting salaries at large firms across the commonwealth have skyrocketed to record amounts in the past year, topping 2006 rates by as much as $35,000. Today’s law degree could be worth as much as $160,000 to a newly minted graduate working in Northern Virginia.