Law Schools
In Washington, New Jersey

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Washington. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Washington, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law


Professional Trends

Washington Vs. New Jersey Law Employment

Washington 3,830
New Jersey 75,590

Of the 75,590 law professionals employed in New Jersey, 3,830 work in Washington. There has been a 13% growth in the number of law professionals in Washington between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of law professionals in Washington has increased, overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington Vs. New Jersey Law employment growth

80,050 76,680 77,360 74,650 75,590
3,390 2,420 3,880 4,020 3,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Washington

Law VS. All professions salaries in Washington

$48,680 $50,718 $53,714 $55,921 $55,938
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Washington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington

As the number of law professionals in Washington has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. Washington law professionals made $55,938 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for law professionals in Washington was $48,680 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Washington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Washington

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90th percentile

Law professionals in Washington earn a median salary of $53,685 per year. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,946 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $67,487 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Washington

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

On average law professionals in Washington earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Washington.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Washington


Many of Washington's law professionals are graduates of the only accredited law school in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Washington


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Washington's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Washington


In 2010 approximately 34 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Washington, New Jersey

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