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Law Schools
In Clarksdale, Mississippi

In Clarksdale, 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 Clarksdale, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the law associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Clarksdale Vs. Mississippi Law Employment

Clarksdale 1,340
Mississippi 16,260

Of the 16,260 law professionals employed in Mississippi, 1,340 work in Clarksdale. The number of law professionals in Clarksdale has shrunk by 18% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Clarksdale has also decreased.

Clarksdale Vs. Mississippi Law employment growth

17,000 17,850 17,730 16,980 16,260
1,640 1,850 1,740 No data 1,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Clarksdale

Law VS. All professions salaries in Clarksdale

$34,869 $35,970 $38,165 No data $42,322
$27,270 $28,590 $29,700 No data $30,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Clarksdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Clarksdale

As the number of law professionals in Clarksdale has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Clarksdale reportedly earned an average salary of $42,322 per year. The average salary for law professionals in Clarksdale was $34,869 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Clarksdale.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Clarksdale

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Law professionals in Clarksdale earn a median salary of $36,473 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 100%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,478 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,922 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Clarksdale

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

On average law professionals in Clarksdale earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Clarksdale.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Clarksdale


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

Law Programs Offered In Clarksdale


Clarksdale's law school offers one law degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Clarksdale


Approximately 12 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Clarksdale, Mississippi

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