How do I get a job after graduating law school?

How do I get a job after graduating law school?

Get involved in the alumni association and attend alumni programs and events. Explore all of the jobs sites out there. General sites like Indeed, LinkedIn, Simply Hired and Glassdoor post new attorney jobs every day. PSJD is a great resource for public interest opportunities.

How much can you make right out of law school?

According to a 2017 survey from the National Association of Law Placement, the median starting salary in all firms in the private sector for a new lawyer was $135,000. That means that half of new lawyers earned more and half earned less. For law firms with over 500 employees, the median starting wage was $160,000.