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Lawyer Salary Information in Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland

The annual and hourly salary statistics of lawyers in Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of lawyers in Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick 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 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland

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 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $184,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $134,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,160.

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 Growth2-Year Growth
1.68% 8.80%
7.25% -
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Table 3. Compare Lawyer Salary in Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick with Other Maryland Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $134,600, Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick is the highest paying city for lawyers in state of Maryland, followed by Baltimore-Towson (median annual salary $103,100). In comparison, the median annual salary of lawyers in Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick is 23.4 percent (23.4%) higher than that in Baltimore-Towson.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
St Marys County
Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland.