Law Schools
In Lansing, Michigan

There are 2 law schools in Lansing for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Lansing, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Professional Trends

Lansing Vs. Michigan Law Employment

Lansing 2,880
Michigan 50,800

Exactly 2,880 of the 50,800 law professionals employed in Michigan, work in Lansing. There has been a 15% decline in the number of law professionals in Lansing between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lansing has increased.

Lansing Vs. Michigan Law employment growth

53,250 52,740 53,710 50,840 50,800
3,400 3,440 3,130 2,970 2,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Lansing

Law VS. All professions salaries in Lansing

$61,081 $65,054 $57,000 $54,860 $57,203
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lansing

As the number of law professionals in Lansing has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Lansing law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,203. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Lansing made an average salary of $61,081 per year. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Lansing is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Lansing

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Law professionals make a median salary of $54,677 per year in Lansing. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 54%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,603 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $60,836 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Lansing

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Criminal Justice
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On average law professional salaries in Lansing are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Lansing


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

Law Programs Offered In Lansing


Lansing's law schools offer 10 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Lansing


Approximately 103 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Lansing, Michigan

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