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Law Schools
In Las Vegas, New Mexico

There are 2 law schools in Las Vegas for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Las Vegas, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. New Mexico Law Employment

Las Vegas 1,060
New Mexico 11,860

Of the 11,860 law professionals employed in New Mexico, 1,060 work in Las Vegas. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Las Vegas has grown by 16%. As the employment for law professionals in Las Vegas has increased, overall employment in Las Vegas has also increased.

Las Vegas Vs. New Mexico Law employment growth

12,370 10,990 12,000 12,790 11,860
910 560 1,020 No data 1,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Law VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$42,007 $36,922 $34,994 No data $38,732
$30,080 $30,850 $32,030 No data $33,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

As the number of law professionals in Las Vegas has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 Las Vegas law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $38,732. Law professionals in Las Vegas made a yearly average salary of $42,007, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Las Vegas.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Las Vegas

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Law professionals in Las Vegas earn a median salary of $37,253 per year. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 104% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Homeland Security
Public Administration
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting

On average law professional salaries in Las Vegas are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Las Vegas


Many of Las Vegas' law professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Las Vegas


Las Vegas' law schools offer 2 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Las Vegas


In 2010 approximately 23 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, New Mexico

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