Law Schools
In La Plata, Maryland

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in La Plata. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in La Plata, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

La Plata Vs. Maryland Law Employment

La Plata 74,460
Maryland 43,630

Exactly 74,460 of Maryland's 43,630 law professionals work in La Plata. The number of law professionals in La Plata has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in La Plata has increased.

La Plata Vs. Maryland Law employment growth

24,350 40,810 40,430 39,660 43,630
75,840 77,060 76,940 76,000 74,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: La Plata

Law VS. All professions salaries in La Plata

$65,520 $64,264 $71,612 $69,654 $70,861
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in La Plata
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Plata

In La Plata, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in La Plata reportedly earned an average salary of $70,861 per year. The average salary for law professionals in La Plata was $65,520 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in La Plata.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in La Plata

10th percentile
$42,627
25th percentile
$53,556
50th percentile
$68,188
75th percentile
$71,450
90th percentile
$88,119

Law professionals make a median salary of $68,188 per year in La Plata. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,627 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in La Plata

Court Reporter
$44,640
Homeland Security
$58,988
Criminal Justice
$59,066
Paralegal
$60,370
Law
$70,861
Forensic Accounting
$84,413
Forensic Science
$85,390
Criminology
$87,633
Public Administration
$107,553

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in La Plata

1

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

Law Programs Offered In La Plata

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

La Plata's law schools offer 3 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In La Plata

associate
33
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
15
Total48

Approximately 48 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in La Plata, Maryland

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