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Law Schools
In Institute, West Virginia

There are 2 law schools in Institute for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Institute, which includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Institute Vs. West Virginia Law Employment

Institute 3,470
West Virginia 11,030

Exactly 3,470 of West Virginia's 11,030 law professionals work in Institute. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Institute has grown by 12%. Overall employment in Institute has also increased.

Institute Vs. West Virginia Law employment growth

10,820 10,560 10,740 10,570 11,030
3,100 3,080 3,120 3,340 3,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Institute

Law VS. All professions salaries in Institute

$45,627 $42,926 $48,317 $53,578 $57,157
$33,550 $34,890 $36,120 $37,240 $37,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Institute
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Institute

As the number of law professionals in Institute has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. In 2010 Institute law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,157. The average salary for law professionals in Institute was $45,627 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Institute.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Institute

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Institute law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,312. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 138%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,387 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $79,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Institute

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Court Reporter
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Institute


Many of Institute's law professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Institute


Institute's law schools offer 4 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Institute


In 2010 approximately 49 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Institute, West Virginia

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