Law Schools
In Buckhannon, West Virginia

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Buckhannon. The trends in Buckhannon's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the law bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Buckhannon Vs. West Virginia Law Employment

Buckhannon 1,530
West Virginia 11,030

Exactly 1,530 of the 11,030 law professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Buckhannon. Between 2006 and 2010, in Buckhannon, there has been a 9% decline in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Buckhannon has decreased, overall employment in Buckhannon has increased.

Buckhannon Vs. West Virginia Law employment growth

10,820 10,560 10,740 10,570 11,030
1,680 1,430 900 No data 1,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Buckhannon

Law VS. All professions salaries in Buckhannon

$38,265 $43,870 $45,154 No data $43,046
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Buckhannon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buckhannon

Salaries for law professionals in Buckhannon have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,046 per year was earned by law professionals in Buckhannon. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Buckhannon was $38,265 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Buckhannon is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Buckhannon

10th percentile
$26,729
25th percentile
$30,563
50th percentile
$38,147
75th percentile
$49,470
90th percentile
$65,823

Law professionals in Buckhannon make a median yearly salary of $38,147. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,729 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 146% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Buckhannon

Paralegal
$30,760
Criminal Justice
$35,390
Homeland Security
$38,495
Law
$43,046
Criminology
$49,750
Forensic Accounting
$55,985
Public Administration
$61,040

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Buckhannon

1

There is only one accredited law school in the city. Many of Buckhannon's law professionals are graduates of this school.

Law Programs Offered In Buckhannon

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by Buckhannon's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Buckhannon

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Buckhannon, West Virginia

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