Law Schools
In Merced, California

The city of Merced has only one school where law faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Merced, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Merced Vs. California Law Employment

Merced 640
California 245,260

Of the 245,260 law professionals employed in California, 640 work in Merced. There has been a 814% growth in the number of law professionals in Merced between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Merced has also increased.

Merced Vs. California Law employment growth

213,000 216,560 222,000 235,100 245,260
70 650 690 720 640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Merced

Law VS. All professions salaries in Merced

$62,410 $67,900 $66,547 $53,362 $47,857
$35,130 $36,210 $37,520 $38,040 $39,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Merced
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Merced

As the number of law professionals in Merced has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. Merced law professionals made $47,857 per year, on average, in 2010. Law professionals in Merced made a yearly average salary of $62,410, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Merced is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Merced

10th percentile
$34,837
25th percentile
$40,843
50th percentile
$45,200
75th percentile
$53,607
90th percentile
$64,917

Merced law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $45,200. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,837 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,917 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Merced

Criminal Justice
$22,680
Homeland Security
$22,680
Paralegal
$35,820
Law
$47,857
Forensic Accounting
$64,050
Public Administration
$113,640

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Merced

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Merced

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Merced's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Merced

associate
36
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total39

In 2010 approximately 39 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Merced, California

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