Top Legal Jobs—and Their Salaries—in 2018
As the U.S. economy continues its steady growth, the job market is changing in many ways. Companies are investing in their workforces and unemployment is at a 44 year low.
While recent law school graduates might struggle to find jobs, experienced and specialized legal professionals are successfully advancing their careers. As more Baby Boomers retire each day, legal support professionals are flourishing across corporate legal departments and law firms. As tech continues to impact laws, the procedures and skills that employers expect candidates to possess are evolving.
With so many factors affecting the market, the demand for certain jobs ebbs and flows. As we enter 2018, thanks to our placement data and growing market trends, we have a clear picture of which jobs will be most important. Take a look at the top 5 legal jobs, and their salaries, in 2018.