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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
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
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
-31.96% 7.01%
0.15% -
29.43% -
- -

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
Hot Springs
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
Pine Bluff
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Jonesboro, Arkansas.