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Lawyer Salary Information in Jonesboro, Arkansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of lawyers in Jonesboro, Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of lawyers in Jonesboro is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Lawyers in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,470
25th Percentile Wage
$55,460
50th Percentile Wage
$69,860
75th Percentile Wage
$121,810
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for lawyers in Jonesboro, Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $121,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of lawyers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$69,860
-31.96% 7.01%
2014
$92,190
0.15% -
2013
$92,050
29.43% -
2012
$64,960
- -

Table 3. Compare Lawyer Salary in Jonesboro with Other Arkansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $69,860 in Jonesboro is in the middle of salary range for lawyers in state of Arkansas. In comparison, the annual salary of lawyers in Jonesboro is 34.9 percent (34.9%) lower than that in the highest paying East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area and 47.6 percent (47.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$107,270
Hot Springs
$86,280
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$85,040
Jonesboro
$69,860
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$69,470
Pine Bluff
$61,480
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$53,220
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$36,600



See also: Top paying jobs in Jonesboro, Arkansas.