Texas Lawyers, Attorneys, and Law Firms
There are approximately 34,070 active Texas attorneys, making up 0.34% of the state employment. The most common practice areas that Texas attorneys perform are business law, criminal law, estate planning, and personal injury.
The mean hourly wage of a Texas lawyer is $57.73 and the annual mean income is $120,070. About 27 percent of lawyers are self-employed, practicing as a partner either in a Texas law firm or in a solo practice.