Law Schools
In Honolulu, Hawaii

In Honolulu, there are 9 law schools where law faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Honolulu, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Honolulu Vs. Hawaii Law Employment

Honolulu 6,440
Hawaii 8,500

Exactly 6,440 of Hawaii's 8,500 law professionals work in Honolulu. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Honolulu has grown by 16%. As the employment for law professionals in Honolulu has increased, overall employment in Honolulu has also increased.

Honolulu Vs. Hawaii Law employment growth

7,770 8,140 8,120 8,260 8,500
5,530 5,400 5,700 5,690 6,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Hawaii
  • Dark Yellow: Honolulu

Law VS. All professions salaries in Honolulu

$60,198 $58,813 $63,250 $64,222 $72,350
$39,870 $41,250 $42,730 $43,760 $45,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Honolulu
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Honolulu

In Honolulu, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Honolulu reportedly earned an average salary of $72,350 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Honolulu was $60,198 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Honolulu.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Honolulu

10th percentile
$54,068
25th percentile
$60,588
50th percentile
$70,278
75th percentile
$81,908
90th percentile
$84,425

Law professionals in Honolulu earn a median salary of $70,278 per year. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,068 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 56% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Honolulu

Homeland Security
$47,083
Paralegal
$48,585
Criminal Justice
$51,844
Forensic Accounting
$61,825
Law
$72,350
Criminology
$83,160
Public Administration
$96,273

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Honolulu

9

There are 9 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Honolulu's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Honolulu

associate
6
bachelor
5
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total15

There are a total of 15 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Honolulu's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Honolulu

associate
112
bachelor
128
master
37
doctor
82
Certificate
0
Total359

In 2010 approximately 359 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Honolulu, Hawaii

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