Law Schools
In Joplin, Missouri

The city of Joplin has only one school 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 Joplin, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Joplin Vs. Missouri Law Employment

Joplin 740
Missouri 39,780

Exactly 740 of the 39,780 law professionals employed in Missouri, work in Joplin. The number of law professionals in Joplin has shrunk by 7% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of law professionals in Joplin has decreased, overall employment in Joplin has increased.

Joplin Vs. Missouri Law employment growth

36,270 37,050 36,240 38,630 39,780
800 730 710 690 740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Joplin

Law VS. All professions salaries in Joplin

$36,273 $40,672 $31,236 $40,063 $42,104
$29,060 $30,410 $31,240 $32,940 $33,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Joplin
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Joplin

As the number of law professionals in Joplin has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 Joplin law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,104. The average salary for law professionals in Joplin was $36,273 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Joplin.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Joplin

10th percentile
$23,770
25th percentile
$27,056
50th percentile
$33,302
75th percentile
$49,148
90th percentile
$42,638

Law professionals in Joplin earn a median salary of $33,302 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 79%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,770 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $42,638 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Joplin

Homeland Security
$23,530
Criminal Justice
$29,165
Paralegal
$30,410
Law
$42,104
Forensic Accounting
$45,445
Public Administration
$133,630

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Joplin

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Joplin

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Joplin's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Joplin

associate
81
bachelor
70
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total151

Approximately 151 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Joplin, Missouri

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