Law Schools
In West Palm Beach, Florida

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in West Palm Beach. The trends in West Palm Beach'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

West Palm Beach Vs. Florida Law Employment

West Palm Beach 10,130
Florida 135,370

Exactly 10,130 of Florida's 135,370 law professionals work in West Palm Beach. There has been a 10% decline in the number of law professionals in West Palm Beach between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for law professionals in West Palm Beach has decreased, overall employment in West Palm Beach has increased.

West Palm Beach Vs. Florida Law employment growth

137,540 137,530 126,120 132,030 135,370
11,200 11,710 11,060 10,410 10,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: West Palm Beach

Law VS. All professions salaries in West Palm Beach

$55,380 $56,080 $64,923 $60,430 $57,384
$38,480 $39,980 $41,290 $42,380 $42,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in West Palm Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Palm Beach

Salaries for law professionals in West Palm Beach have increased. In 2010 West Palm Beach law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,384. The average salary for law professionals in West Palm Beach was $55,380 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in West Palm Beach is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in West Palm Beach

10th percentile
$34,813
25th percentile
$41,197
50th percentile
$52,297
75th percentile
$52,200
90th percentile
$62,633

Law professionals in West Palm Beach earn a median salary of $52,297 per year. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,813 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,633 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in West Palm Beach

Court Reporter
$26,840
Homeland Security
$27,285
Criminal Justice
$37,238
Criminology
$39,250
Paralegal
$48,490
Forensic Science
$54,870
Law
$57,384
Forensic Accounting
$60,517
Public Administration
$100,623

Law professional salaries in West Palm Beach are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law schools in West Palm Beach

1

Many of West Palm Beach's law professionals are graduates of the only accredited law school in the city.

Law Programs Offered In West Palm Beach

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by West Palm Beach's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In West Palm Beach

associate
27
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total27

Approximately 27 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in West Palm Beach, Florida

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are in the process of collecting data for the number of law faculty, growth in the field of law academia and law faculty salaries in West Palm Beach. If you are involved in teaching law courses to students at the associates degree in law level, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future law faculty in West Palm Beach. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database