Law Schools
In Huntington, West Virginia

In Huntington, there are 4 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 Huntington, which includes law training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Huntington Vs. West Virginia Law Employment

Huntington 1,420
West Virginia 11,030

Exactly 1,420 of the 11,030 law professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Huntington. The number of law professionals in Huntington has grown by 37% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for law professionals in Huntington has increased, overall employment in Huntington has also increased.

Huntington Vs. West Virginia Law employment growth

10,820 10,560 10,740 10,570 11,030
1,040 1,190 1,210 1,370 1,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Huntington

Law VS. All professions salaries in Huntington

$43,147 $41,290 $44,808 $44,011 $44,667
$31,920 $32,560 $33,620 $34,480 $35,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Huntington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Huntington

In Huntington, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Huntington reportedly earned an average salary of $44,667 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Huntington made an average salary of $43,147 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Huntington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Huntington

10th percentile
$27,664
25th percentile
$33,199
50th percentile
$41,264
75th percentile
$52,444
90th percentile
$67,671

Law professionals make a median salary of $41,264 per year in Huntington. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,664 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $67,671 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Huntington

Paralegal
$34,220
Criminal Justice
$38,378
Homeland Security
$38,475
Law
$44,667
Criminology
$46,300
Forensic Accounting
$52,900
Public Administration
$89,085

Law professional salaries in Huntington are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Huntington

4

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

Law Programs Offered In Huntington

associate
3
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Huntington's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Huntington

associate
22
bachelor
50
master
19
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total91

Approximately 91 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Huntington, West Virginia

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