Law Schools
In East Lansing, Michigan

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 2 law schools in East Lansing. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in East Lansing, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Law Employment

East Lansing 2,880
Michigan 50,800

Of the 50,800 law professionals employed in Michigan, 2,880 work in East Lansing. Between 2006 and 2010, in East Lansing, there has been a 15% decline in the number of law professionals. Overall employment in East Lansing has increased.

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Law employment growth

53,250 52,740 53,710 50,840 50,800
3,400 3,440 3,130 2,970 2,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: East Lansing

Law VS. All professions salaries in East Lansing

$61,081 $65,054 $57,000 $54,860 $57,203
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in East Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in East Lansing

As the number of law professionals in East Lansing has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have also decreased. In 2010 East Lansing law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,203. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in East Lansing made an average salary of $61,081 per year. The decline in the salary of law professionals in East Lansing is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in East Lansing

10th percentile
$39,603
25th percentile
$46,422
50th percentile
$54,677
75th percentile
$65,385
90th percentile
$60,836

Law professionals in East Lansing make a median yearly salary of $54,677. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,603 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $60,836 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in East Lansing

Homeland Security
$33,035
Criminal Justice
$36,145
Paralegal
$44,015
Criminology
$55,310
Law
$57,203
Forensic Science
$58,020
Forensic Accounting
$63,470
Public Administration
$98,390

Law professional salaries in East Lansing are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law schools in East Lansing

2

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

Law Programs Offered In East Lansing

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in law offered by East Lansing's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In East Lansing

associate
0
bachelor
191
master
39
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total234

Approximately 234 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in East Lansing, Michigan

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