Law Schools
In Oakland, California

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Oakland. The trends in Oakland's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Oakland Vs. California Law Employment

Oakland 13,460
California 245,260

Exactly 13,460 of California's 245,260 law professionals work in Oakland. There has been a 6% growth in the number of law professionals in Oakland between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of law professionals in Oakland has increased, overall employment in Oakland has also increased.

Oakland Vs. California Law employment growth

213,000 216,560 222,000 235,100 245,260
12,680 12,370 11,200 12,550 13,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Oakland

Law VS. All professions salaries in Oakland

$79,825 $86,066 $78,613 $96,136 $78,916
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Oakland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oakland

As the number of law professionals in Oakland has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. Oakland law professionals made $78,916 per year, on average, in 2010. Law professionals in Oakland made a yearly average salary of $79,825, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Oakland is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Oakland

10th percentile
$51,410
25th percentile
$62,742
50th percentile
$77,624
75th percentile
$79,690
90th percentile
$90,153

Law professionals make a median salary of $77,624 per year in Oakland. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 75%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,410 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,153 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Oakland

Paralegal
$53,630
Homeland Security
$56,807
Criminal Justice
$64,916
Forensic Accounting
$76,203
Forensic Science
$76,500
Law
$78,916
Criminology
$89,470
Public Administration
$108,288

Law professional salaries in Oakland are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Oakland

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Oakland

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total6

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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Oakland

associate
22
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
41
Total63

Approximately 63 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Oakland, California

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