A Federal Public Defender earns an average salary of $56,469 per year.

$40,171 - $95,737
$40K
$56K
$96K
MEDIAN: $56,468
10%
50%
90%

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$22.60 - $49.59
$35
MEDIAN: $35.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$40,171 - $95,737  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,241  
Profit Sharing
$2,228  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,371 - $97,159  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 165
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$35.02  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,241  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,228  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$40,371 - $97,159  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Key Stats for Federal Public Defender

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
13%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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