Law Schools
In Saint Louis, Missouri

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 11 law schools in Saint Louis. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Saint Louis, which includes law training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Law Employment

Saint Louis 19,070
Missouri 39,780

Exactly 19,070 of Missouri's 39,780 law professionals work in Saint Louis. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Saint Louis has grown by 7%. As the number of law professionals in Saint Louis has increased, overall employment in Saint Louis has also increased.

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Law employment growth

36,270 37,050 36,240 38,630 39,780
17,770 17,530 17,910 18,040 19,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Saint Louis

Law VS. All professions salaries in Saint Louis

$61,223 $61,896 $63,883 $66,592 $63,675
$38,930 $40,630 $42,230 $42,900 $43,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Saint Louis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Saint Louis

As the number of law professionals in Saint Louis has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. Saint Louis law professionals made $63,675 per year, on average, in 2010. Law professionals in Saint Louis made a yearly average salary of $61,223, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Saint Louis.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Saint Louis

10th percentile
$32,176
25th percentile
$46,344
50th percentile
$61,832
75th percentile
$78,161
90th percentile
$75,070

Law professionals make a median salary of $61,832 per year in Saint Louis. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,176 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 133% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Saint Louis

Criminal Justice
$41,886
Paralegal
$43,880
Homeland Security
$44,467
Court Reporter
$46,650
Criminology
$57,235
Forensic Science
$58,150
Forensic Accounting
$63,640
Law
$63,675
Public Administration
$85,360

On average law professional salaries in Saint Louis are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Saint Louis

11

There are 11 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Saint Louis' law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Saint Louis

associate
6
bachelor
7
master
5
doctor
3
Certificate
4
Total25

Saint Louis' law schools offer 25 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Saint Louis

associate
80
bachelor
93
master
53
doctor
591
Certificate
11
Total828

Approximately 828 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Saint Louis, Missouri

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