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Law Schools
In Aurora, Illinois

In Aurora, there is only one law school where law faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Aurora, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the law bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Illinois Law Employment

Aurora 67,600
Illinois 92,230

Exactly 67,600 of the 92,230 law professionals employed in Illinois, work in Aurora. There has been a 40% growth in the number of law professionals in Aurora between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of law professionals in Aurora has increased, overall employment in Aurora has also increased.

Aurora Vs. Illinois Law employment growth

93,880 99,570 95,040 92,750 92,230
48,220 72,210 69,580 67,800 67,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Aurora

Law VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$77,483 $65,941 $68,687 $81,545 $79,576
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

In Aurora, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Aurora reportedly earned an average salary of $79,576 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Aurora made an average salary of $77,483 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Aurora is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Aurora

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Law professionals in Aurora make a median yearly salary of $66,785. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,912 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,744 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Aurora

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

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Aurora


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

Law Programs Offered In Aurora


There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by Aurora's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Aurora


Approximately 42 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Illinois

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