Law Schools
In Columbia, Kentucky

The city of Columbia has only one school where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbia'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

Columbia Vs. Kentucky Law Employment

Columbia 1,920
Kentucky 25,620

Of the 25,620 law professionals employed in Kentucky, 1,920 work in Columbia. The number of law professionals in Columbia has grown by 191% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of law professionals in Columbia has increased, overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. Kentucky Law employment growth

18,030 20,650 21,630 23,190 25,620
660 1,630 1,880 No data 1,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Law VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$47,392 $37,170 $36,680 No data $46,010
$28,350 $29,770 $31,040 No data $32,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 Columbia law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $46,010. The average salary for law professionals in Columbia was $47,392 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$27,204
25th percentile
$39,326
50th percentile
$44,829
75th percentile
$51,951
90th percentile
$64,091

Columbia law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,829. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,204 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 136% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Columbia

Paralegal
$30,575
Criminal Justice
$30,584
Homeland Security
$31,430
Criminology
$44,990
Law
$46,010
Forensic Accounting
$47,315
Public Administration
$87,640

Law professional salaries in Columbia are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Columbia

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Columbia's law school offers one law degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
11
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total11

In 2010 approximately 11 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Kentucky

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