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Law Schools
In Jackson, Michigan

There are 2 law schools in Jackson for faculty to choose from. The trends in Jackson's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Jackson Vs. Michigan Law Employment

Jackson 510
Michigan 50,800

Exactly 510 of the 50,800 law professionals employed in Michigan, work in Jackson. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Jackson has grown by 19%. As the employment for law professionals in Jackson has increased, overall employment in Jackson has decreased.

Jackson Vs. Michigan Law employment growth

53,250 52,740 53,710 50,840 50,800
430 560 560 470 510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Jackson

Law VS. All professions salaries in Jackson

$54,953 $49,552 $51,424 $51,750 $50,398
$37,720 $38,240 $39,030 $39,740 $40,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Jackson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jackson

As the number of law professionals in Jackson has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,398 per year was earned by law professionals in Jackson. Law professionals in Jackson made a yearly average salary of $54,953, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Jackson.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Jackson

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Law professionals make a median salary of $47,668 per year in Jackson. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 181%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,185 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $76,425 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Jackson

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Jackson


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

Law Programs Offered In Jackson


Jackson's law schools offer 6 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Jackson


In 2010 approximately 45 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Jackson, Michigan

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