Criminal Justice Lawyer Salary

How much does a Criminal Justice Lawyer make in the United States?
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$121,596 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$58 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$6,931 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average criminal justice lawyer salary in United States is $121,596 or an equivalent hourly rate of $58. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $6,931. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$84,489 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$151,288 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Estimated salary in 2023:
$140,964 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
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