Law Schools
In Houma, Louisiana

In Houma, there are 2 law schools where law faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Houma, which includes law training at the law associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Houma Vs. Louisiana Law Employment

Houma 820
Louisiana 33,630

Exactly 820 of Louisiana's 33,630 law professionals work in Houma. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Houma has grown by 41%. As the employment for law professionals in Houma has increased, overall employment in Houma has also increased.

Houma Vs. Louisiana Law employment growth

26,440 30,550 32,260 32,060 33,630
580 370 450 740 820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Houma

Law VS. All professions salaries in Houma

$52,953 $65,780 $40,695 $42,935 $44,123
$33,080 $34,480 $36,010 $37,010 $37,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Houma
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Houma

As the number of law professionals in Houma has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $44,123 per year was earned by law professionals in Houma. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Houma was $52,953 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Houma.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Houma

10th percentile
$30,273
25th percentile
$33,537
50th percentile
$38,053
75th percentile
$56,507
90th percentile
$68,503

Law professionals make a median salary of $38,053 per year in Houma. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 126%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,273 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,503 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Houma

Homeland Security
$21,410
Criminal Justice
$27,690
Paralegal
$30,630
Law
$44,123
Forensic Accounting
$53,210
Public Administration
$72,480

On average law professionals in Houma earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Houma.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Houma

2

There are 2 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Houma's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Houma

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by Houma's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Houma

associate
10
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

Approximately 10 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Houma, Louisiana

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