Law Schools
In Springfield, Massachusetts

The city of Springfield has 4 schools where law faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Springfield, 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

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Law Employment

Springfield 3,920
Massachusetts 49,560

Exactly 3,920 of Massachusetts' 49,560 law professionals work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Springfield, there has been a 3% decline in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Springfield has decreased, overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Law employment growth

50,440 51,960 48,690 48,560 49,560
4,060 4,350 4,080 3,820 3,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Law VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$56,953 $58,884 $58,343 $57,462 $59,227
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

In Springfield, salaries for law professionals have increased. Springfield law professionals made $59,227 per year, on average, in 2010. Law professionals in Springfield made a yearly average salary of $56,953, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Springfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$37,669
25th percentile
$45,706
50th percentile
$56,279
75th percentile
$68,623
90th percentile
$71,448

Springfield law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,279. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,669 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 90% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Springfield

Homeland Security
$42,520
Paralegal
$43,005
Criminal Justice
$49,160
Law
$59,227
Forensic Accounting
$66,630
Criminology
$67,220
Public Administration
$110,390

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Springfield

4

Many of Springfield's law professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
1
bachelor
5
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total10

Springfield's law schools offer 10 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Springfield

associate
66
bachelor
108
master
24
doctor
173
Certificate
5
Total376

In 2010 approximately 376 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Massachusetts

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