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Criminal Lawyer Salary
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$118,797 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$57 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$6,760 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average criminal lawyer salary in United States is $118,797 or an equivalent hourly rate of $57. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $6,760. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$91,173 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$176,690 (USD)

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