Law Schools
In Montgomery, Alabama

In Montgomery, there are 6 law schools 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 Montgomery, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Montgomery Vs. Alabama Law Employment

Montgomery 2,940
Alabama 27,490

Exactly 2,940 of the 27,490 law professionals employed in Alabama, work in Montgomery. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Montgomery has grown by 4%. As the number of law professionals in Montgomery has increased, overall employment in Montgomery has decreased.

Montgomery Vs. Alabama Law employment growth

26,080 26,750 26,700 26,940 27,490
2,830 2,930 3,000 3,150 2,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Montgomery

Law VS. All professions salaries in Montgomery

$54,633 $57,384 $56,726 $56,820 $51,541
$33,250 $34,880 $35,860 $37,330 $38,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Montgomery
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Montgomery

As the number of law professionals in Montgomery has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,541 per year was earned by law professionals in Montgomery. Law professionals in Montgomery made a yearly average salary of $54,633, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Montgomery is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Montgomery

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Montgomery law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $46,839. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,194 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $81,359 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Montgomery

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Criminal Justice
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Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Montgomery


Many of Montgomery's law professionals are graduates of one of the 6 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Montgomery


Montgomery's law schools offer 15 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Montgomery


In 2010 approximately 386 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Montgomery, Alabama

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