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Lawyer Salary Information in Wyoming

The average annual and hourly salaries for lawyers in the state of Wyoming are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of lawyers among Wyoming cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Lawyers in Wyoming

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$116,570
50th Percentile Wage
$81,950
25th Percentile Wage
$62,490
10th Percentile Wage
$52,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for lawyers in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $116,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,110.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$56.04
50th Percentile Wage
$39.40
25th Percentile Wage
$30.04
10th Percentile Wage
$25.05

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for lawyers in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $56.04. The median hourly salary is $39.40. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.05.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $81,950 7.29%
2013 $76,380 -2.60%
2012 $78,420 -1.75%
2011 $79,820 -1.36%
2010 $80,920 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for lawyers in state of Wyoming from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 1.27%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -2.60%.We also see in both 2011 and 2012 the salaries had negtive growth.

Table 4. Average Lawyer Wage in Wyoming vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Lawyers
$81,950
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
$80,150

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Lawyers in Wyoming Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of lawyers in some Wyoming cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of lawyers in state of Wyoming ranges from $66,190 to $90,960. The highest paying area for lawyers in Wyoming is Casper with a median annual salary of $90,960. The second highest paying city/area in Wyoming State is Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $83,010). The lowest paying area is Southeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $66,190.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Casper
$90,960
Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area
$83,010
Cheyenne
$80,790
Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area
$80,690
Southeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area
$66,190

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