Lawyers

Historical Job Growth

Civilian:job in recent demand

Civilian Historical Job Growth

Military:

Military Historical Job Growth

Job Outlook

Employment of lawyers is projected to grow 6 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Demand for legal work is expected to continue as individuals, businesses, and all levels of government require legal services in many areas.

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Opportunities to Get Ahead

Newly hired attorneys usually start as associates and work with more experienced lawyers. After several years, some lawyers may be admitted to partnership of their firm, which means they become partial owners of the firm.

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Top States with the most civilian jobs

States: CA, NY, FL, TX, DC,

Projected Civilian Job Growth

Future job growth is projected to decline slowly or moderately

Projected Civilian Job Growth
Data supplied by Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Center of Education Statistics, Defense Manpower Data Center. (View our update schedule). Contact any business, college or military service branch to answer additional questions.

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