Law Schools
In Melbourne, Florida

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Melbourne. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Melbourne, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Melbourne Vs. Florida Law Employment

Melbourne 2,290
Florida 135,370

Exactly 2,290 of the 135,370 law professionals employed in Florida, work in Melbourne. The number of law professionals in Melbourne has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for law professionals in Melbourne has decreased, overall employment in Melbourne has increased.

Melbourne Vs. Florida Law employment growth

137,540 137,530 126,120 132,030 135,370
2,390 2,630 2,270 2,400 2,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Melbourne

Law VS. All professions salaries in Melbourne

$48,090 $47,712 $49,360 $48,757 $50,204
$37,370 $39,230 $41,050 $42,530 $42,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Melbourne
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Melbourne

As the number of law professionals in Melbourne has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Melbourne reportedly earned an average salary of $50,204 per year. The average salary for law professionals in Melbourne was $48,090 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Melbourne.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Melbourne

10th percentile
$30,688
25th percentile
$38,192
50th percentile
$47,388
75th percentile
$59,268
90th percentile
$75,068

Melbourne law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,388. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 145%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,688 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,068 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Melbourne

Homeland Security
$29,440
Criminal Justice
$34,830
Paralegal
$37,195
Law
$50,204
Forensic Accounting
$63,675
Public Administration
$82,153

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Melbourne

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Melbourne

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Melbourne's law schools offer 3 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Melbourne

associate
25
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total33

In 2010 approximately 33 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Melbourne, Florida

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