Law Schools
In Hickory, North Carolina

In Hickory, there is only one law school where law faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Hickory, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Law Employment

Hickory 1,240
North Carolina 50,260

Of the 50,260 law professionals employed in North Carolina, 1,240 work in Hickory. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Hickory has grown by 10%. Overall employment in Hickory has decreased.

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Law employment growth

47,950 47,850 49,740 50,680 50,260
1,130 1,180 1,330 1,240 1,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Hickory

Law VS. All professions salaries in Hickory

$40,792 $43,950 $46,503 $48,502 $47,584
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Hickory
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hickory

In Hickory, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,584 per year was earned by law professionals in Hickory. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Hickory was $40,792 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Hickory.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Hickory

10th percentile
$30,558
25th percentile
$37,086
50th percentile
$43,760
75th percentile
$55,132
90th percentile
$70,064

Law professionals make a median salary of $43,760 per year in Hickory. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,558 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $70,064 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Hickory

Homeland Security
$31,990
Criminal Justice
$32,378
Paralegal
$36,020
Criminology
$43,030
Law
$47,584
Forensic Accounting
$65,695
Public Administration
$116,310

On average law professionals in Hickory earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Hickory.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Hickory

1

Many of Hickory's law professionals are graduates of the only accredited law school in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Hickory

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total7

There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Hickory's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Hickory

associate
23
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
41
Total64

In 2010 approximately 64 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Hickory, North Carolina

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