Law Schools
In Washington, Pennsylvania

The city of Washington has only one school where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Washington's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the law associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington Vs. Pennsylvania Law Employment

Washington 16,170
Pennsylvania 82,610

Exactly 16,170 of the 82,610 law professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Washington. The number of law professionals in Washington has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington Vs. Pennsylvania Law employment growth

79,530 81,720 83,560 84,250 82,610
15,020 16,660 16,500 16,500 16,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Washington

Law VS. All professions salaries in Washington

$51,563 $52,204 $56,635 $61,289 $63,675
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
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. In 2010 law professionals in Washington reportedly earned an average salary of $63,675 per year. The average salary for law professionals in Washington was $51,563 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Washington.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Washington

10th percentile
$34,282
25th percentile
$43,052
50th percentile
$59,730
75th percentile
$65,873
90th percentile
$85,893

Washington law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,730. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,282 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 151% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Washington

Court Reporter
$39,730
Homeland Security
$44,127
Paralegal
$44,205
Criminal Justice
$46,166
Criminology
$61,710
Law
$63,675
Forensic Accounting
$68,155
Public Administration
$91,075

Washington law professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Washington

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Washington

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by Washington's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Washington

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

Approximately 5 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Washington, Pennsylvania

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