Law Schools
In Aurora, Colorado

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 4 law schools in Aurora. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Aurora, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Colorado Law Employment

Aurora 23,310
Colorado 37,700

Of the 37,700 law professionals employed in Colorado, 23,310 work in Aurora. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Aurora has grown by 13%. Overall employment in Aurora has also increased.

Aurora Vs. Colorado Law employment growth

33,650 34,580 35,580 38,140 37,700
20,620 21,310 21,920 23,750 23,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Aurora

Law VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$64,492 $65,609 $68,963 $69,908 $68,499
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

In Aurora, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 Aurora law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $68,499. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Aurora made an average salary of $64,492 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Aurora.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Aurora

10th percentile
$45,915
25th percentile
$54,243
50th percentile
$66,193
75th percentile
$69,872
90th percentile
$82,286

Law professionals make a median salary of $66,193 per year in Aurora. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 79%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,915 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,286 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Aurora

Homeland Security
$48,647
Criminal Justice
$50,860
Paralegal
$51,630
Forensic Science
$57,250
Forensic Accounting
$66,943
Criminology
$68,075
Law
$68,499
Court Reporter
$82,970
Public Administration
$97,725

On average law professionals in Aurora earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Aurora.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Aurora

4

There are 4 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Aurora's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Aurora

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total8

There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Aurora's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Aurora

associate
41
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
116
Total157

Approximately 157 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Colorado

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