Law Schools
In Westfield, Massachusetts

In Westfield, there is only one law school where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Westfield's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Westfield Vs. Massachusetts Law Employment

Westfield 3,920
Massachusetts 49,560

Exactly 3,920 of the 49,560 law professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Westfield. The number of law professionals in Westfield has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of law professionals in Westfield has decreased, overall employment in Westfield has increased.

Westfield Vs. Massachusetts Law employment growth

50,440 51,960 48,690 48,560 49,560
4,060 4,350 4,080 3,820 3,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Westfield

Law VS. All professions salaries in Westfield

$56,953 $58,884 $58,343 $57,462 $59,227
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Westfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Westfield

As the number of law professionals in Westfield has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have increased. Westfield law professionals made $59,227 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Westfield was $56,953 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Westfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Westfield

10th percentile
$37,669
25th percentile
$45,706
50th percentile
$56,279
75th percentile
$68,623
90th percentile
$71,448

Law professionals in Westfield earn a median salary of $56,279 per year. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,669 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 90% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Westfield

Homeland Security
$42,520
Paralegal
$43,005
Criminal Justice
$49,160
Law
$59,227
Forensic Accounting
$66,630
Criminology
$67,220
Public Administration
$110,390

Law professional salaries in Westfield are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Westfield

1

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

Law Programs Offered In Westfield

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Westfield's law schools offer 2 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Westfield

associate
0
bachelor
207
master
33
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total240

Approximately 240 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Westfield, Massachusetts

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