Law Schools
In Lancaster, Pennsylvania

In Lancaster, there is only one law school where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Lancaster'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

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Law Employment

Lancaster 1,500
Pennsylvania 82,610

Of the 82,610 law professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 1,500 work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lancaster, there has been a 8% decline in the number of law professionals. Overall employment in Lancaster has increased.

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Law employment growth

79,530 81,720 83,560 84,250 82,610
1,630 1,750 1,840 1,700 1,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Law VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$54,622 $54,988 $52,610 $58,838 $61,556
$34,710 $36,150 $37,100 $38,460 $39,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

In Lancaster, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Lancaster reportedly earned an average salary of $61,556 per year. The average salary for law professionals in Lancaster was $54,622 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lancaster.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Lancaster

10th percentile
$34,184
25th percentile
$44,176
50th percentile
$54,372
75th percentile
$77,270
90th percentile
$100,168

Law professionals in Lancaster earn a median salary of $54,372 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 193%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,184 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,168 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Paralegal
$36,510
Criminal Justice
$43,060
Homeland Security
$45,550
Forensic Accounting
$60,675
Law
$61,556
Criminology
$62,010
Public Administration
$98,880

On average law professionals in Lancaster earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Lancaster.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Lancaster

1

There is only one accredited law school in the city. Many of Lancaster's law professionals are graduates of this school.

Law Programs Offered In Lancaster

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Lancaster's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Lancaster

associate
6
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total8

Approximately 8 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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