The annual and hourly salary statistics of lawyers in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of lawyers in Baltimore-Towson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$48,520|
|25th Percentile Wage||$73,660|
|50th Percentile Wage||$103,100|
|75th Percentile Wage||$153,270|
|90th Percentile Wage||$187,910|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for lawyers in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $187,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $103,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,520.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of lawyers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $103,100, Baltimore-Towson is the second highest paying city for lawyers in state of Maryland, following the highest paying city Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick (median annual salary of $134,600). Compared with Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, the median annual salary of lawyers in Baltimore-Towson is 23.4 percent (23.4%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|St Marys County|| |
|Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area|| |