Law Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 6 law schools in Harrisburg. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Harrisburg, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Law Employment

Harrisburg 4,510
Pennsylvania 82,610

Of the 82,610 law professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 4,510 work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Harrisburg, there has been a 15% growth in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Harrisburg has increased, overall employment in Harrisburg has also increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Law employment growth

79,530 81,720 83,560 84,250 82,610
3,930 4,850 4,770 4,810 4,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Law VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$55,404 $56,428 $58,037 $59,119 $64,356
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

In Harrisburg, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $64,356 per year was earned by law professionals in Harrisburg. Law professionals in Harrisburg made a yearly average salary of $55,404, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Harrisburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Harrisburg

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Law professionals make a median salary of $60,042 per year in Harrisburg. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $77,172 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Court Reporter
Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Harrisburg


There are 6 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Harrisburg's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Harrisburg


Harrisburg's law schools offer 12 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Harrisburg


Approximately 297 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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