Law Schools
In Akron, Ohio

In Akron, there are 3 law schools where law faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Akron, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Law Employment

Akron 4,410
Ohio 70,520

Exactly 4,410 of Ohio's 70,520 law professionals work in Akron. Between 2006 and 2010, in Akron, there has been a 43% growth in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Akron has increased, overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Law employment growth

67,890 67,930 68,840 71,390 70,520
3,090 4,330 4,020 4,410 4,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Law VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$48,676 $51,859 $53,208 $56,143 $53,252
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of law professionals in Akron has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $53,252 per year was earned by law professionals in Akron. The average salary for law professionals in Akron was $48,676 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Akron is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$31,940
25th percentile
$39,179
50th percentile
$49,483
75th percentile
$63,442
90th percentile
$69,819

Law professionals in Akron make a median yearly salary of $49,483. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,940 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,819 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Akron

Paralegal
$41,885
Criminal Justice
$45,742
Homeland Security
$46,397
Law
$53,252
Forensic Accounting
$61,265
Criminology
$63,605
Public Administration
$94,180

On average law professionals in Akron earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Akron.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Akron

3

There are 3 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Akron's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Akron

associate
4
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total9

There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Akron's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Akron

associate
129
bachelor
66
master
1
doctor
135
Certificate
15
Total346

In 2010 approximately 346 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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