How much money does a defense attorney make?

Answer Defense attorney salaries vary by city and state. For example as of December 2009, in Chicago, they earn $134,265 per year. In New York, they make $146,678 and in Miami, they earn $108,328. Finally... Read More »

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How much money does a tax attorney make?

According to, a tax attorney's annual salary can vary depending on the city: $109,354 in Indianapolis, IN; $133,991 in Phoenix, AZ; and $167,951 in New York City, NY (October 2009 ... Read More »

How much money does a corporate attorney make?

The average salary of a corporate attorney working in the United States is $88,438 a year. Variants like education, experience and what city the attorney works in will dictate exactly how much he e... Read More »

How much money does a federal defense lawyer make?

Federal defense lawyers, also known as public defenders, earn from $42,705 to $70,044 a year, including annual bonuses, according to PayScale, as of May 2010. Public defenders with more experience ... Read More »

How much money does a criminal defense lawyer make?

Criminal defense lawyers make an average salary of $74,980 to $163,320 a year. This is just an average figure, as salaries will vary greatly depending on the location and size of the law firm and e... Read More »