Law Schools
In Kalamazoo, Michigan

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 2 law schools in Kalamazoo. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Kalamazoo, which includes law training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kalamazoo Vs. Michigan Law Employment

Kalamazoo 1,120
Michigan 50,800

Exactly 1,120 of the 50,800 law professionals employed in Michigan, work in Kalamazoo. There has been a 33% decline in the number of law professionals in Kalamazoo between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for law professionals in Kalamazoo has decreased, overall employment in Kalamazoo has also decreased.

Kalamazoo Vs. Michigan Law employment growth

53,250 52,740 53,710 50,840 50,800
1,670 1,510 1,630 1,260 1,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Kalamazoo

Law VS. All professions salaries in Kalamazoo

$60,626 $57,278 $58,636 $55,356 $51,017
$37,180 $37,340 $38,790 $38,480 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Kalamazoo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kalamazoo

Salaries for law professionals in Kalamazoo have decreased. In 2010 law professionals in Kalamazoo reportedly earned an average salary of $51,017 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Kalamazoo made an average salary of $60,626 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Kalamazoo.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Kalamazoo

10th percentile
$31,022
25th percentile
$37,737
50th percentile
$48,515
75th percentile
$63,063
90th percentile
$55,390

Law professionals in Kalamazoo earn a median salary of $48,515 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 $31,022 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $55,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Kalamazoo

Homeland Security
$25,380
Criminal Justice
$37,585
Paralegal
$42,830
Law
$51,017
Forensic Accounting
$59,935
Public Administration
$95,400

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Kalamazoo

2

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

Law Programs Offered In Kalamazoo

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Kalamazoo's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Kalamazoo

associate
51
bachelor
119
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total172

Approximately 172 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Kalamazoo, Michigan

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