Law Schools
In Asheville, North Carolina

In Asheville, there are 2 law schools where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Asheville's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Asheville Vs. North Carolina Law Employment

Asheville 1,960
North Carolina 50,260

Exactly 1,960 of North Carolina's 50,260 law professionals work in Asheville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Asheville, there has been a 2% decline in the number of law professionals. As the number of law professionals in Asheville has decreased, overall employment in Asheville has increased.

Asheville Vs. North Carolina Law employment growth

47,950 47,850 49,740 50,680 50,260
2,010 2,100 1,930 1,900 1,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Asheville

Law VS. All professions salaries in Asheville

$40,703 $41,301 $43,246 $44,820 $39,124
$33,210 $34,170 $35,050 $36,010 $36,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Asheville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Asheville

In Asheville, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $39,124 per year was earned by law professionals in Asheville. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Asheville made an average salary of $40,703 per year. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Asheville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Asheville

10th percentile
$27,922
25th percentile
$31,762
50th percentile
$36,474
75th percentile
$43,894
90th percentile
$56,966

Asheville law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,474. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,922 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $56,966 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Asheville

Paralegal
$33,635
Homeland Security
$37,770
Law
$39,124
Criminal Justice
$40,167
Criminology
$54,000
Forensic Accounting
$55,870
Public Administration
$127,570

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Asheville

2

Many of Asheville's law professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Asheville

associate
3
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Asheville's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Asheville

associate
31
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
81
Total114

In 2010 approximately 114 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Asheville, North Carolina

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