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Best states for a Legal Extern

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Do you want to become a Legal Extern at Office Of The Attorney General, and you wonder what that means or entails?

We have the full list of best states for Legal Externs that you can check out, before you begin your journey.

In fact, our research shows that District of Columbia is the best state for Legal Externs in America.

The best city in America for Legal Externs with the highest pay is Washington.

To that end, we dove into our dataset of job and salary numbers to figure out which states have the best opportunities for Legal Externs. District of Columbia is the best state for Legal Externs -- the median salary for Legal Externs in District of Columbia is $216,967.

The 10 Best States in America For Legal Externs in 2019

  1. District of Columbia
  2. Washington
  3. Colorado
  4. Connecticut
  5. Minnesota
  6. Nevada
  7. California
  8. Massachusetts
  9. Texas
  10. Illinois
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We used our most recent data to determine the states that are best for Legal Extern positions.

In order to rank the states, we needed to figure out not just where the jobs are located, but we also needed to establish how much these jobs paid.

Here is the list of best states for Legal Extern jobs.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Legal Externs in 2019

1. District of Columbia

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
53 $216,967 $152,000 $308,000 6.83
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in District of Columbia

2. Washington

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
40 $156,092 $109,000 $221,000 1.39
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Washington

3. Colorado

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
40 $153,777 $108,000 $218,000 1.73
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Colorado

4. Connecticut

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
10 $163,133 $114,000 $231,000 0.8
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Connecticut

5. Minnesota

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
26 $148,608 $104,000 $211,000 1.16
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Minnesota

6. Nevada

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
5 $154,977 $109,000 $220,000 0.71
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Nevada

7. California

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
223 $154,977 $109,000 $220,000 1.75
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in California

8. Massachusetts

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
28 $153,777 $108,000 $218,000 0.85
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Massachusetts

9. Texas

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
98 $141,809 $99,000 $201,000 1.25
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Texas

10. Illinois

Total Legal Extern Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
39 $147,597 $103,000 $209,000 0.82
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Legal Extern Jobs in Illinois

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Legal Extern

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

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