Law Schools
In Erie, Pennsylvania

In Erie, there are 4 law schools where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Erie's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law


Professional Trends

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Law Employment

Erie 810
Pennsylvania 82,610

Exactly 810 of Pennsylvania's 82,610 law professionals work in Erie. The number of law professionals in Erie has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of law professionals in Erie has increased, overall employment in Erie has also increased.

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Law employment growth

79,530 81,720 83,560 84,250 82,610
750 1,170 1,240 1,210 810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Erie

Law VS. All professions salaries in Erie

$43,113 $67,013 $56,678 $58,235 $64,325
$33,270 $34,330 $35,000 $36,220 $36,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Erie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Erie

In Erie, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $64,325 per year was earned by law professionals in Erie. Law professionals in Erie made a yearly average salary of $43,113, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Erie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Erie

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Law professionals in Erie make a median yearly salary of $58,515. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,115 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $105,049 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Erie

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Erie


Many of Erie's law professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Erie


There are a total of 12 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Erie's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Erie


Approximately 181 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Erie, Pennsylvania

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