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Law Schools
In Kearney, Nebraska

The city of Kearney has only one school where law faculty can find employment. The trends in Kearney's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the law bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Kearney Vs. Nebraska Law Employment

Kearney 810
Nebraska 8,620

Of the 8,620 law professionals employed in Nebraska, 810 work in Kearney. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Kearney has grown by 189%. As the employment for law professionals in Kearney has increased, overall employment in Kearney has also increased.

Kearney Vs. Nebraska Law employment growth

9,240 9,320 9,320 8,930 8,620
280 670 260 No data 810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Kearney

Law VS. All professions salaries in Kearney

$38,813 $41,038 $41,890 No data $39,454
$29,700 $30,450 $31,280 No data $33,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Kearney
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kearney

Salaries for law professionals in Kearney have increased. In 2010 Kearney law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $39,454. The average salary for law professionals in Kearney was $38,813 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Kearney.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Kearney

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Law professionals make a median salary of $35,044 per year in Kearney. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,854 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $53,278 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Kearney

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Kearney


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

Law Programs Offered In Kearney


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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Kearney


Approximately 40 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Kearney, Nebraska

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