Law Schools
In Anchorage, Alaska

In Anchorage, there is only one law school where law faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Anchorage, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law


Professional Trends

Anchorage Vs. Alaska Law Employment

Anchorage 2,100
Alaska 3,970

Exactly 2,100 of Alaska's 3,970 law professionals work in Anchorage. Between 2006 and 2010, in Anchorage, there has been a 12% growth in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Anchorage has increased, overall employment in Anchorage has also increased.

Anchorage Vs. Alaska Law employment growth

3,900 3,810 3,570 3,640 3,970
1,870 2,230 2,030 1,420 2,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alaska
  • Dark Yellow: Anchorage

Law VS. All professions salaries in Anchorage

$57,477 $58,158 $59,966 $67,383 $61,040
$45,100 $46,730 $48,050 $49,730 $51,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Anchorage
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Anchorage

As the number of law professionals in Anchorage has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $61,040 per year was earned by law professionals in Anchorage. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Anchorage was $57,477 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Anchorage is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Anchorage

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Anchorage law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,552. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,210 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 85% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Anchorage

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

On average law professional salaries in Anchorage are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Anchorage


Many of Anchorage's law professionals are graduates of the only accredited law school in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Anchorage


Anchorage's law school offers one law degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Anchorage


Approximately 2 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Anchorage, Alaska

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