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Law Schools
In Carbondale, Illinois

In Carbondale, 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 Carbondale, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Law Employment

Carbondale 2,060
Illinois 92,230

Exactly 2,060 of the 92,230 law professionals employed in Illinois, work in Carbondale. There has been a 49% growth in the number of law professionals in Carbondale between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of law professionals in Carbondale has increased, overall employment in Carbondale has also increased.

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Law employment growth

93,880 99,570 95,040 92,750 92,230
1,380 1,680 2,070 No data 2,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Carbondale

Law VS. All professions salaries in Carbondale

$57,647 $58,125 $56,716 No data $60,285
$31,770 $32,930 $35,290 No data $37,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Carbondale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carbondale

In Carbondale, salaries for law professionals have increased. Carbondale law professionals made $60,285 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Carbondale was $57,647 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Carbondale is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Carbondale

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Law professionals in Carbondale earn a median salary of $45,583 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 94%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,221 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,969 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Carbondale

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Public Administration
Forensic Accounting

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Carbondale


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

Law Programs Offered In Carbondale


Carbondale's law schools offer 5 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Carbondale


Approximately 285 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Carbondale, Illinois

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