Law Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

In Tucson, there are 6 law schools where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Tucson'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
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Law Employment

Tucson 2,630
Arizona 43,180

Exactly 2,630 of Arizona's 43,180 law professionals work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tucson, there has been a 55% decline in the number of law professionals. Overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Law employment growth

38,710 40,530 42,330 44,260 43,180
5,820 6,170 6,670 4,550 2,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Law VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$57,936 $50,664 $49,919 $59,165 $59,540
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

In Tucson, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 Tucson law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,540. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Tucson was $57,936 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Tucson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Tucson

10th percentile
$36,883
25th percentile
$43,490
50th percentile
$55,897
75th percentile
$70,793
90th percentile
$90,347

Law professionals make a median salary of $55,897 per year in Tucson. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 145%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,883 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,347 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Tucson

Homeland Security
$26,615
Criminal Justice
$33,615
Paralegal
$40,620
Law
$59,540
Forensic Accounting
$62,575
Court Reporter
$64,020
Public Administration
$100,160

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Tucson

6

Many of Tucson's law professionals are graduates of one of the 6 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Tucson

associate
7
bachelor
4
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
6
Total21

Tucson's law schools offer 21 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Tucson

associate
112
bachelor
82
master
16
doctor
165
Certificate
49
Total424

Approximately 424 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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