Law Schools
In Lexington, Virginia

There is only one law school in Lexington for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Lexington, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Virginia Law Employment

Lexington 1,240
Virginia 51,010

Of the 51,010 law professionals employed in Virginia, 1,240 work in Lexington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Lexington has shrunk by 15%. As the number of law professionals in Lexington has decreased, overall employment in Lexington has increased.

Lexington Vs. Virginia Law employment growth

49,510 51,050 53,220 51,460 51,010
1,460 1,720 1,790 No data 1,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Law VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$40,314 $45,961 $46,284 No data $44,474
$31,580 $32,660 $33,980 No data $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

In Lexington, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 Lexington law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $44,474. Law professionals in Lexington made a yearly average salary of $40,314, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Lexington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Lexington

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Law professionals in Lexington make a median yearly salary of $42,251. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 112%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,968 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,386 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Lexington

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Lexington


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

Law Programs Offered In Lexington


Lexington's law schools offer 2 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Lexington


Approximately 126 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Virginia

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