Law Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

There are 2 law schools in Lakewood for faculty to choose from. The trends in Lakewood's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lakewood Vs. Washington Law Employment

Lakewood 2,580
Washington 40,610

Exactly 2,580 of Washington State's 40,610 law professionals work in Lakewood. The number of law professionals in Lakewood has shrunk by 27% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of law professionals in Lakewood has decreased, overall employment in Lakewood has increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Law employment growth

33,310 42,950 38,850 39,120 40,610
3,520 3,840 3,020 3,680 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Law VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$52,841 $55,811 $62,041 $64,914 $69,928
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

In Lakewood, salaries for law professionals have increased. Lakewood law professionals made $69,928 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Lakewood was $52,841 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lakewood.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Lakewood

10th percentile
$46,952
25th percentile
$55,424
50th percentile
$66,934
75th percentile
$77,386
90th percentile
$79,840

Law professionals in Lakewood earn a median salary of $66,934 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 70%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,952 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $79,840 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Paralegal
$44,500
Homeland Security
$51,680
Criminal Justice
$55,283
Forensic Accounting
$58,545
Law
$69,928
Criminology
$83,150
Public Administration
$111,600

On average law professional salaries in Lakewood are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Lakewood

2

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

Law Programs Offered In Lakewood

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Lakewood's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Lakewood

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
46
Total66

Approximately 66 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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