Law Schools
In Vancouver, Washington

The city of Vancouver has 2 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 Vancouver, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Vancouver Vs. Washington Law Employment

Vancouver 12,710
Washington 40,610

Of the 40,610 law professionals employed in Washington State, 12,710 work in Vancouver. There has been a 5% growth in the number of law professionals in Vancouver between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Vancouver has also increased.

Vancouver Vs. Washington Law employment growth

33,310 42,950 38,850 39,120 40,610
12,150 12,800 13,200 13,300 12,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Vancouver

Law VS. All professions salaries in Vancouver

$62,197 $62,776 $66,480 $68,194 $68,439
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Vancouver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Vancouver

In Vancouver, salaries for law professionals have increased. Vancouver law professionals made $68,439 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Vancouver made an average salary of $62,197 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Vancouver is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Vancouver

10th percentile
$41,198
25th percentile
$53,725
50th percentile
$66,474
75th percentile
$82,421
90th percentile
$95,872

Law professionals in Vancouver earn a median salary of $66,474 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 133%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,198 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,872 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Vancouver

Homeland Security
$48,710
Paralegal
$49,625
Criminal Justice
$53,544
Forensic Science
$60,560
Forensic Accounting
$65,013
Criminology
$68,310
Law
$68,439
Court Reporter
$96,730
Public Administration
$104,328

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Vancouver

2

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

Law Programs Offered In Vancouver

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Vancouver's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Vancouver

associate
21
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total28

In 2010 approximately 28 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Vancouver, Washington

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