Law Schools
In Yakima, Washington

The city of Yakima has 2 schools where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Yakima'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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Yakima Vs. Washington Law Employment

Yakima 920
Washington 40,610

Exactly 920 of Washington State's 40,610 law professionals work in Yakima. The number of law professionals in Yakima has grown by 16% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Yakima has also increased.

Yakima Vs. Washington Law employment growth

33,310 42,950 38,850 39,120 40,610
790 750 720 770 920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Yakima

Law VS. All professions salaries in Yakima

$51,132 $51,153 $58,823 $64,900 $67,114
$34,280 $35,010 $36,180 $37,140 $38,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Yakima
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Yakima

As the number of law professionals in Yakima has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. Yakima law professionals made $67,114 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Yakima made an average salary of $51,132 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Yakima.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Yakima

10th percentile
$44,826
25th percentile
$49,786
50th percentile
$68,229
75th percentile
$80,740
90th percentile
$79,280

Law professionals in Yakima earn a median salary of $68,229 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 77%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,826 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $79,280 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Yakima

Paralegal
$41,640
Homeland Security
$45,943
Criminal Justice
$49,373
Forensic Accounting
$55,665
Law
$67,114
Criminology
$80,590
Public Administration
$81,223

On average law professionals in Yakima earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Yakima.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Yakima

2

Many of Yakima's law professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Yakima

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total4

Yakima's law schools offer 4 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Yakima

associate
10
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
17
Total27

Approximately 27 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Yakima, Washington

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