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Fast Facts for Lawyers in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chattanooga, Jackson and Memphis
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Clarksville, Morristown and Kingsport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga

Salaries for Lawyers in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chattanooga, Jackson and Memphis

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More Tennessee Law Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Knoxville
Doctorate
29,937
Memphis
Doctorate & First Professional
20,379
Nashville
Doctorate & First Professional
11,847

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lawyers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Tennessee. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Lawyers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Lawyers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Jackson140$148,130
Johnson City120$96,210
Cleveland60$
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin2970$129,740
Knoxville1130$133,300

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