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Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for Industry: Government or Public Law Office

Industry: Government or Public Law Office
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Salary Data (?
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Bachelor's Degree
86 salaries
$30,867 - $96,678  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
54 salaries
$41,630 - $140,993  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
24 salaries
$41,549 - $140,993  
Associate's Degree
22 salaries
$25,504 - $71,505  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
10 salaries
$26,174 - $107,276  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
9 salaries
$53,541 - $92,368  
Juris Doctor (JD), Law
8 salaries
$60,025 - $159,568  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
5 salaries
$41,291 - $115,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 201

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