Law Schools
In Austin, Minnesota

The city of Austin has only one school where law faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Austin, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Professional Trends

Austin Vs. Minnesota Law Employment

Austin 1,300
Minnesota 32,390

Exactly 1,300 of the 32,390 law professionals employed in Minnesota, work in Austin. The number of law professionals in Austin has shrunk by 43% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of law professionals in Austin has decreased, overall employment in Austin has also decreased.

Austin Vs. Minnesota Law employment growth

32,860 33,370 31,270 32,570 32,390
2,280 2,420 1,890 No data 1,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Austin

Law VS. All professions salaries in Austin

$42,910 $44,993 $46,930 No data $57,213
$33,810 $35,050 $35,930 No data $37,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Austin
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Austin

As the number of law professionals in Austin has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 Austin law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,213. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Austin made an average salary of $42,910 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Austin is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Austin

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Law professionals make a median salary of $50,625 per year in Austin. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 55%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,377 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,544 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Austin

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

Austin law professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Austin


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

Law Programs Offered In Austin


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Austin's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Austin


In 2010 approximately 26 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Austin, Minnesota

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