Law Schools
In Cambridge, Massachusetts

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

  • Law Certificate
  • PhD degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Law Employment

Cambridge 31,260
Massachusetts 49,560

Exactly 31,260 of Massachusetts' 49,560 law professionals work in Cambridge. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Cambridge has grown by 5%. As the employment for law professionals in Cambridge has increased, overall employment in Cambridge has also increased.

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Law employment growth

50,440 51,960 48,690 48,560 49,560
29,680 29,070 29,540 30,540 31,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Cambridge

Law VS. All professions salaries in Cambridge

$65,429 $70,061 $71,657 $68,970 $74,581
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Cambridge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cambridge

Salaries for law professionals in Cambridge have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $74,581 per year was earned by law professionals in Cambridge. The average salary for law professionals in Cambridge was $65,429 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Cambridge.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Cambridge

10th percentile
$45,696
25th percentile
$55,906
50th percentile
$69,388
75th percentile
$81,479
90th percentile
$95,463

Cambridge law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $69,388. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,696 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 109% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Cambridge

Homeland Security
$47,090
Criminal Justice
$51,022
Paralegal
$51,615
Court Reporter
$61,610
Criminology
$71,195
Law
$74,581
Forensic Accounting
$76,135
Public Administration
$119,270

On average law professional salaries in Cambridge are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Cambridge

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Cambridge

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Cambridge's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Cambridge

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
600
Certificate
161
Total761

In 2010 approximately 761 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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