Law Schools
In Dover, Delaware

There are 2 law schools in Dover for faculty to choose from. The trends in Dover's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Dover Vs. Delaware Law Employment

Dover 370
Delaware 8,060

Of the 8,060 law professionals employed in Delaware, 370 work in Dover. There has been a 52% decline in the number of law professionals in Dover between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Dover has also decreased.

Dover Vs. Delaware Law employment growth

7,560 8,120 7,210 7,610 8,060
770 1,080 750 700 370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Delaware
  • Dark Yellow: Dover

Law VS. All professions salaries in Dover

$55,028 $52,782 $59,188 $63,130 $62,520
$35,670 $36,790 $38,210 $39,120 $39,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Dover
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dover

Salaries for law professionals in Dover have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,520 per year was earned by law professionals in Dover. The average salary for law professionals in Dover was $55,028 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Dover is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Dover

10th percentile
$38,542
25th percentile
$45,090
50th percentile
$56,846
75th percentile
$74,872
90th percentile
$92,898

Law professionals in Dover make a median yearly salary of $56,846. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,542 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $92,898 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Dover

Homeland Security
$24,930
Criminal Justice
$35,820
Paralegal
$39,390
Forensic Accounting
$55,450
Law
$62,520
Public Administration
$207,800

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Dover

2

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

Law Programs Offered In Dover

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Dover

associate
15
bachelor
14
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total32

Approximately 32 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Dover, Delaware

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