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Law Schools
In Arlington, Virginia

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 5 law schools in Arlington. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Arlington, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Arlington Vs. Virginia Law Employment

Arlington 74,460
Virginia 51,010

Exactly 74,460 of Virginia's 51,010 law professionals work in Arlington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Arlington, there has been a 2% decline in the number of law professionals. As the number of law professionals in Arlington has decreased, overall employment in Arlington has increased.

Arlington Vs. Virginia Law employment growth

49,510 51,050 53,220 51,460 51,010
75,840 77,060 76,940 76,000 74,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Arlington

Law VS. All professions salaries in Arlington

$65,520 $64,264 $71,612 $69,654 $70,861
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Arlington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Arlington

As the number of law professionals in Arlington has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 Arlington law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $70,861. Law professionals in Arlington made a yearly average salary of $65,520, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Arlington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Arlington

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Arlington law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $68,188. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,627 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $88,119 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Arlington

Court Reporter
Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Forensic Science
Public Administration

Arlington law professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Arlington


There are 5 accredited law schools in the city. Many of Arlington's law professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Law Programs Offered In Arlington


Arlington's law schools offer 7 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Arlington


In 2010 approximately 95 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Arlington, Virginia

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