Law Schools
In Carson City, Nevada

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Carson City. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Carson City, which includes law training at the law associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Carson City Vs. Nevada Law Employment

Carson City 330
Nevada 15,940

Exactly 330 of Nevada's 15,940 law professionals work in Carson City. There has been a 13% decline in the number of law professionals in Carson City between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Carson City has also decreased.

Carson City Vs. Nevada Law employment growth

16,290 16,510 15,200 15,420 15,940
380 360 340 330 330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Carson City

Law VS. All professions salaries in Carson City

$61,980 $64,393 $63,143 $67,970 $64,370
$39,100 $40,650 $42,270 $44,610 $45,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Carson City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carson City

Salaries for law professionals in Carson City have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Carson City reportedly earned an average salary of $64,370 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Carson City was $61,980 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Carson City.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Carson City

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Carson City law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $62,687. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 93%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,633 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Carson City

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Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting

On average law professional salaries in Carson City are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Carson City


There is only one accredited law school in the city. Many of Carson City's law professionals are graduates of this school.

Law Programs Offered In Carson City


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Carson City's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Carson City


In 2010 approximately 4 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Carson City, Nevada

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