Law Schools
In Wilmington, North Carolina

The city of Wilmington has 3 schools where law faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Wilmington, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Law Employment

Wilmington 1,810
North Carolina 50,260

Exactly 1,810 of North Carolina's 50,260 law professionals work in Wilmington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Wilmington, there has been a 4% growth in the number of law professionals. As the number of law professionals in Wilmington has increased, overall employment in Wilmington has also increased.

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Law employment growth

47,950 47,850 49,740 50,680 50,260
1,740 1,760 1,710 1,760 1,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Wilmington

Law VS. All professions salaries in Wilmington

$40,283 $42,333 $45,135 $46,057 $40,110
$32,580 $33,950 $35,260 $36,570 $38,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Wilmington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wilmington

Salaries for law professionals in Wilmington have decreased. In 2010 law professionals in Wilmington reportedly earned an average salary of $40,110 per year. Law professionals in Wilmington made a yearly average salary of $40,283, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Wilmington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Wilmington

10th percentile
$27,326
25th percentile
$31,578
50th percentile
$37,858
75th percentile
$44,784
90th percentile
$62,122

Law professionals in Wilmington make a median yearly salary of $37,858. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,326 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,122 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Wilmington

Criminal Justice
$35,918
Homeland Security
$36,247
Paralegal
$36,775
Law
$40,110
Forensic Accounting
$55,215
Criminology
$55,680
Public Administration
$105,175

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Wilmington

3

Many of Wilmington's law professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Wilmington

associate
3
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total8

Wilmington's law schools offer 8 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Wilmington

associate
26
bachelor
11
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
114
Total151

In 2010 approximately 151 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Wilmington, North Carolina

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