Law Schools
In Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Portsmouth. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Portsmouth, which encompasses law training at the law associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Portsmouth Vs. New Hampshire Law Employment

Portsmouth 620
New Hampshire 8,090

Of the 8,090 law professionals employed in New Hampshire, 620 work in Portsmouth. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Portsmouth has grown by 59%. Overall employment in Portsmouth has also increased.

Portsmouth Vs. New Hampshire Law employment growth

7,870 8,040 7,720 7,870 8,090
390 500 560 610 620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Hampshire
  • Dark Yellow: Portsmouth

Law VS. All professions salaries in Portsmouth

$55,393 $59,180 $56,245 $60,070 $64,454
$43,920 $44,310 $46,660 $47,400 $48,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Portsmouth
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portsmouth

As the number of law professionals in Portsmouth has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. Portsmouth law professionals made $64,454 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Portsmouth was $55,393 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Portsmouth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Portsmouth

10th percentile
$42,312
25th percentile
$49,010
50th percentile
$56,422
75th percentile
$76,598
90th percentile
$79,915

Law professionals in Portsmouth make a median yearly salary of $56,422. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,312 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 89% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Portsmouth

Paralegal
$43,145
Homeland Security
$47,920
Criminal Justice
$52,657
Law
$64,454
Forensic Accounting
$71,510
Criminology
$85,960
Public Administration
$193,830

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Portsmouth

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Portsmouth

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by Portsmouth's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Portsmouth

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

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