Law Schools In Vermont

Law classes faculty can choose to work at one of 8 accredited law schools in Vermont. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Vermont, and the future trends in law training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law


Schools

  1. Burlington College

    95 North Ave, Burlington, Vermont 05401

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  2. Castleton State College

    62 Alumni Dr, Castleton, Vermont 05735

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  3. Champlain College

    163 S. Willard St, Burlington, Vermont 05401

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  4. Community College of Vermont

    660 Elm Street, Montpelier, Vermont 05601

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  5. Norwich University

    158 Harmon Drive, Northfield, Vermont 05663-1035

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  6. College of St Joseph

    71 Clement Road, Rutland, Vermont 05701-3899

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  7. Southern Vermont College

    982 Mansion Drive, Bennington, Vermont 05201-6002

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  8. Vermont Law School


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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Vermont Vs. National Law Employment

Vermont 4,050
National 2,096,250

Of all of the law professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Vermont.

Employment Growth for Law professionals In Vermont

4,270 4,260 4,510 4,550 4,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of law professionals is shrinking in Vermont. There were 220 less law professionals working in Vermont in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of law professionals has shrunk by 5%. This decline is faster than the national trend for law professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of law professionals working around the nation.

Law VS. All Professions salaries in Vermont

$48,159 $55,349 $51,863 $51,874 $53,775
$41,993 $43,927 $44,750 $46,578 $46,709
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to law professionals are growing in Vermont. Law professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $48,159 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $53,775 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Vermont

10th percentile
$34,542
25th percentile
$39,742
50th percentile
$50,148
75th percentile
$62,885
90th percentile
$79,038

Thus, law professionals' salaries grew by 10% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of law, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid law professionals earning 129% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Vermont state.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Vermont

Criminal Justice
$47,860
Criminology
$73,660
Forensic Accounting
$64,780
Homeland Security
$45,690
Law
$53,775
Paralegal
$39,685
Public Administration
$97,360

Law professionals in Vermont earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law programs available for each degree type for all schools in Vermont

associate
6
bachelor
8
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

The number of students graduating from the 8 accredited law schools in Vermont is decreasing. In 2006 there were 474 law graduates from law courses in Vermont and in 2010 there were 172 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of law school degree or certificate graduates in Vermont by 64%. Most of these graduates, or 53%, earned a bachelor's degree in law.

Law Faculty Salaries in Vermont

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