Public Defenders Salary

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The average yearly salary for Public Defenders is $40,800. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Public Defenders, you could expect a starting pay rate of $33,600 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $48,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Public Defenders Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Public Defenders Salary

$32,640 - $48,960

Starting Yearly Public Defenders Salary

$26,880 - $40,320

Top Yearly Public Defenders Salary

$38,400 - $57,600

Monthly Public Defenders Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Public Defenders Salary

$2,720 - $4,080

Starting Monthly Public Defenders Salary

$2,240 - $3,360

Top Monthly Public Defenders Salary

$3,200 - $4,800

Hourly Public Defenders Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Public Defenders Salary

$15 - $22

Starting Hourly Public Defenders Salary

$12 - $18

Top Hourly Public Defenders Salary

$17 - $26


Public Defenders Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Public Defenders age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Public Defenders are male in the United States, and 51% of the Public Defenders are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Public Defenders


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