Law Schools
In Metairie, Louisiana

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 3 law schools in Metairie. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Metairie, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Law Employment

Metairie 1,980
Louisiana 33,630

Exactly 1,980 of the 33,630 law professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Metairie. There has been a 11% growth in the number of law professionals in Metairie between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Metairie has also increased.

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Law employment growth

26,440 30,550 32,260 32,060 33,630
1,790 1,810 2,010 No data 1,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Metairie

Law VS. All professions salaries in Metairie

$32,524 $33,784 $35,159 No data $39,203
$31,000 $32,370 $34,140 No data $36,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Metairie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Metairie

In Metairie, salaries for law professionals have increased. Metairie law professionals made $39,203 per year, on average, in 2010. Law professionals in Metairie made a yearly average salary of $32,524, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Metairie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Metairie

10th percentile
$25,201
25th percentile
$29,306
50th percentile
$35,584
75th percentile
$43,883
90th percentile
$57,767

Law professionals make a median salary of $35,584 per year in Metairie. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,201 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $57,767 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Metairie

Homeland Security
$30,425
Court Reporter
$30,650
Criminal Justice
$30,964
Paralegal
$35,125
Criminology
$37,110
Law
$39,203
Forensic Accounting
$53,075
Public Administration
$81,890

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Metairie

3

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

Law Programs Offered In Metairie

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Metairie's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Metairie

associate
12
bachelor
21
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total33

In 2010 approximately 33 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Metairie, Louisiana

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