Google Trend graph of interest surrounding the term Tax Lawyer shows a very cyclical reoccurring trend every single year. While we bet your guess is that every April people are peaking in interest for Tax Lawyers and associated terms, it’s actually every year in February that it peaks like clockwork.
Bureau of Labor Statistics information doesn’t have a specific listing for Tax Lawyer but they do have one for the general classification for Lawyers. The median pay for 2010 for lawyers was reported by the BLS as $112,760 a year which come out to about $54.21 an hour. The total number of jobs for lawyers was reported in 2010 as 728,200 and the expected growth of the lawyer job market is to be about 10% which is about average. The total number of lawyer jobs added to the market will be around 73,600 from 2010 – 2020. With our state by state salary listings for Tax Lawyers you can see that you can make as much as $110,000 a year for starting pay as a Lawyer specializing in Tax Law & Regulations.
Listed below is information that is specific to Tax Lawyer job salaries that you can expect to receive in that state area. Our state by state breakdown allows you to see which state is best to get a job as a Tax Lawyer. The salary information provided below is off of real-world job listings for Tax Lawyers and the pay offered for those jobs. We source Indeed, Simply Hired, PayScale and GlassDoor.com. The information provided by Indeed about their process for collecting salary averages is as follows: “Indeed Salary Search is based on an index of salary information extracted from over 50 million job postings from thousands of unique sources over the last 12 months. Many job descriptions don’t contain salary information, but there are enough that do to produce statistically significant median salaries for millions of keyword, job title and location combinations – in fact, most job searches you are likely to think of. As new jobs are added each day, the Indeed Salary Search index is automatically updated with fresh salary data, so the salary results are as up-to-date as they could possibly be.”