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Law Schools
In Lawrence, Kansas

The city of Lawrence has only one 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 Lawrence, which encompasses law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lawrence Vs. Kansas Law Employment

Lawrence 250
Kansas 17,300

Exactly 250 of Kansas' 17,300 law professionals work in Lawrence. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Lawrence has shrunk by 34%. Overall employment in Lawrence has also decreased.

Lawrence Vs. Kansas Law employment growth

16,150 15,880 16,680 17,000 17,300
380 390 420 430 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Lawrence

Law VS. All professions salaries in Lawrence

$41,296 $43,732 $52,593 $52,918 $52,110
$33,040 $34,240 $35,330 $36,030 $36,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Lawrence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lawrence

In Lawrence, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,110 per year was earned by law professionals in Lawrence. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Lawrence was $41,296 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Lawrence is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Lawrence

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Law professionals make a median salary of $47,707 per year in Lawrence. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 122%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,820 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,853 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Lawrence

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Criminal Justice
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Public Administration

On average law professionals in Lawrence earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Lawrence.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Lawrence


There is only one accredited law school in the city. Many of Lawrence's law professionals are graduates of this school.

Law Programs Offered In Lawrence


Lawrence's law schools offer 3 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Lawrence


In 2010 approximately 164 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Lawrence, Kansas

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