Law Schools
In Canton, Ohio

The city of Canton has 2 schools where law faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Canton, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Ohio Law Employment

Canton 1,140
Ohio 70,520

Exactly 1,140 of the 70,520 law professionals employed in Ohio, work in Canton. The number of law professionals in Canton has shrunk by 33% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Canton has also decreased.

Canton Vs. Ohio Law employment growth

67,890 67,930 68,840 71,390 70,520
1,690 2,240 2,190 1,690 1,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Law VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$48,817 $48,147 $50,907 $52,686 $50,822
$33,270 $34,510 $35,830 $36,350 $36,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

In Canton, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Canton reportedly earned an average salary of $50,822 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Canton was $48,817 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Canton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Canton

10th percentile
$26,418
25th percentile
$35,189
50th percentile
$46,293
75th percentile
$60,320
90th percentile
$69,761

Law professionals make a median salary of $46,293 per year in Canton. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,418 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 164% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Canton

Paralegal
$34,600
Homeland Security
$35,110
Criminal Justice
$38,208
Law
$50,822
Criminology
$51,265
Forensic Accounting
$56,615
Public Administration
$173,030

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Canton

2

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

Law Programs Offered In Canton

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

Canton's law schools offer 4 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Canton

associate
58
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total62

In 2010 approximately 62 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Canton, Ohio

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