Law Schools
In Lynchburg, Virginia

In Lynchburg, there are 3 law schools where law faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Lynchburg, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lynchburg Vs. Virginia Law Employment

Lynchburg 830
Virginia 51,010

Exactly 830 of Virginia's 51,010 law professionals work in Lynchburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lynchburg, there has been a 24% growth in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Lynchburg has increased, overall employment in Lynchburg has also increased.

Lynchburg Vs. Virginia Law employment growth

49,510 51,050 53,220 51,460 51,010
670 600 840 770 830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Lynchburg

Law VS. All professions salaries in Lynchburg

$52,276 $53,618 $49,547 $50,318 $49,162
$32,190 $32,950 $34,090 $35,420 $36,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Lynchburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lynchburg

As the number of law professionals in Lynchburg has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 law professionals in Lynchburg reportedly earned an average salary of $49,162 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Lynchburg made an average salary of $52,276 per year. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Lynchburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Lynchburg

10th percentile
$32,527
25th percentile
$36,305
50th percentile
$44,558
75th percentile
$61,468
90th percentile
$54,358

Law professionals in Lynchburg make a median yearly salary of $44,558. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 67%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,527 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $54,358 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Lynchburg

Paralegal
$34,900
Criminal Justice
$40,523
Homeland Security
$46,245
Law
$49,162
Forensic Accounting
$54,710
Criminology
$65,010
Public Administration
$159,840

Lynchburg law professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Lynchburg

3

Many of Lynchburg's law professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Lynchburg

associate
3
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Lynchburg's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Lynchburg

associate
35
bachelor
153
master
0
doctor
57
Certificate
3
Total248

Approximately 248 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Lynchburg, Virginia

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