Law Schools
In Worcester, Massachusetts

In Worcester, there are 4 law schools where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Worcester's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Law Employment

Worcester 3,350
Massachusetts 49,560

Exactly 3,350 of Massachusetts' 49,560 law professionals work in Worcester. The number of law professionals in Worcester has grown by 5% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Worcester has also increased.

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Law employment growth

50,440 51,960 48,690 48,560 49,560
3,200 3,480 3,410 3,420 3,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Worcester

Law VS. All professions salaries in Worcester

$57,480 $66,992 $66,028 $64,272 $58,784
$42,280 $43,440 $45,490 $46,790 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Worcester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Worcester

As the number of law professionals in Worcester has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. In 2010 law professionals in Worcester reportedly earned an average salary of $58,784 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Worcester was $57,480 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Worcester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Worcester

10th percentile
$37,180
25th percentile
$44,420
50th percentile
$54,634
75th percentile
$69,404
90th percentile
$71,900

Worcester law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $54,634. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 93%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,180 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $71,900 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Worcester

Homeland Security
$44,373
Criminal Justice
$46,758
Paralegal
$52,065
Law
$58,784
Forensic Accounting
$64,410
Criminology
$72,770
Public Administration
$125,170

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Worcester

4

Many of Worcester's law professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Worcester

associate
1
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total7

There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Worcester's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Worcester

associate
79
bachelor
62
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
8
Total149

In 2010 approximately 149 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Worcester, Massachusetts

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