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Law Schools
In Canton, Michigan

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Canton. The trends in Canton's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Michigan Law Employment

Canton 12,700
Michigan 50,800

Of the 50,800 law professionals employed in Michigan, 12,700 work in Canton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Canton, there has been a 2% decline in the number of law professionals. As the number of law professionals in Canton has decreased, overall employment in Canton has increased.

Canton Vs. Michigan Law employment growth

53,250 52,740 53,710 50,840 50,800
12,940 13,190 13,790 12,980 12,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Law VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$70,616 $73,723 $64,445 $64,313 $62,379
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

As the number of law professionals in Canton has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have also decreased. Canton law professionals made $62,379 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Canton made an average salary of $70,616 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Canton.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Canton

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Law professionals make a median salary of $57,089 per year in Canton. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,533 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $80,689 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Canton

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Canton


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

Law Programs Offered In Canton


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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Canton


Approximately 46 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Canton, Michigan

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