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Law Schools
In Independence, Kansas

In Independence, there is only one law school where law faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Independence, which encompasses law training at the law associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Independence Vs. Kansas Law Employment

Independence 4,640
Kansas 17,300

Exactly 4,640 of Kansas' 17,300 law professionals work in Independence. The number of law professionals in Independence has grown by 55% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for law professionals in Independence has increased, overall employment in Independence has also increased.

Independence Vs. Kansas Law employment growth

16,150 15,880 16,680 17,000 17,300
2,990 4,660 4,600 No data 4,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Independence

Law VS. All professions salaries in Independence

$45,159 $50,586 $51,764 No data $55,300
$29,550 $30,770 $31,550 No data $33,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Independence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Independence

In Independence, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,300 per year was earned by law professionals in Independence. The average salary for law professionals in Independence was $45,159 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Independence is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Independence

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Law professionals in Independence earn a median salary of $50,418 per year. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,260 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Independence

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Criminal Justice
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Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Independence


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

Law Programs Offered In Independence


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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Independence


In 2010 approximately 2 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Independence, Kansas

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