Law Schools
In Dearborn, Michigan

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 3 law schools in Dearborn. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Dearborn, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Dearborn Vs. Michigan Law Employment

Dearborn 12,700
Michigan 50,800

Of the 50,800 law professionals employed in Michigan, 12,700 work in Dearborn. The number of law professionals in Dearborn has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Dearborn has increased.

Dearborn Vs. Michigan Law employment growth

53,250 52,740 53,710 50,840 50,800
12,940 13,190 13,790 12,980 12,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Dearborn

Law VS. All professions salaries in Dearborn

$70,616 $73,723 $64,445 $64,313 $62,379
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Dearborn
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dearborn

As the number of law professionals in Dearborn has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,379 per year was earned by law professionals in Dearborn. The average salary for law professionals in Dearborn was $70,616 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Dearborn is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Dearborn

10th percentile
$38,533
25th percentile
$46,387
50th percentile
$57,089
75th percentile
$69,514
90th percentile
$80,689

Dearborn law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $57,089. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,533 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 109% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Dearborn

Homeland Security
$47,273
Paralegal
$48,840
Court Reporter
$50,140
Criminal Justice
$50,938
Law
$62,379
Criminology
$71,085
Forensic Accounting
$72,270
Public Administration
$97,263

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Dearborn

3

There are 3 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Dearborn's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Dearborn

associate
3
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Dearborn's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Dearborn

associate
104
bachelor
33
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total140

In 2010 approximately 140 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Dearborn, Michigan

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