Law Schools
In Parkersburg, West Virginia

In Parkersburg, there are 2 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 Parkersburg, which encompasses law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Parkersburg Vs. West Virginia Law Employment

Parkersburg 650
West Virginia 11,030

Exactly 650 of the 11,030 law professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Parkersburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Parkersburg, there has been a 6% decline in the number of law professionals. Overall employment in Parkersburg has also decreased.

Parkersburg Vs. West Virginia Law employment growth

10,820 10,560 10,740 10,570 11,030
690 720 810 790 650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Parkersburg

Law VS. All professions salaries in Parkersburg

$44,966 $43,952 $44,761 $47,066 $47,984
$31,430 $32,700 $33,860 $34,940 $35,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Parkersburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Parkersburg

In Parkersburg, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 Parkersburg law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $47,984. The average salary for law professionals in Parkersburg was $44,966 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Parkersburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Parkersburg

10th percentile
$27,120
25th percentile
$32,068
50th percentile
$45,490
75th percentile
$60,546
90th percentile
$75,602

Law professionals in Parkersburg make a median yearly salary of $45,490. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,602 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Parkersburg

Homeland Security
$23,140
Criminal Justice
$29,367
Paralegal
$31,210
Criminology
$32,980
Law
$47,984
Forensic Accounting
$64,490
Public Administration
$87,045

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Parkersburg

2

There are 2 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Parkersburg's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Parkersburg

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Parkersburg's law school offers one law degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Parkersburg

associate
15
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Parkersburg, West Virginia

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