Occupation description: Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.
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Employment and Job Openings  (click here for the 10-year forecast)
|Employment||Average annual openings|
|2018 estimate||2028 projection||Percent change||Labor force exits||Occupation transfers||Total|
- Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities. Read more.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||55.72||36.80||43.52||53.31||63.07||81.09|
|Balance of State||59.06||36.23||45.20||56.11||69.43||78.95|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.