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Law Schools
In Melville, New York

There is only one law school in Melville for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Melville, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the law associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Melville Vs. New York Law Employment

Melville 19,610
New York 196,580

Of the 196,580 law professionals employed in New York, 19,610 work in Melville. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Melville has shrunk by 12%. Overall employment in Melville has increased.

Melville Vs. New York Law employment growth

144,880 206,800 210,860 204,490 196,580
22,180 21,610 22,450 21,150 19,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Melville

Law VS. All professions salaries in Melville

$77,003 $75,423 $77,121 $77,456 $74,431
$45,080 $46,980 $49,010 $50,190 $50,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Melville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Melville

Salaries for law professionals in Melville have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $74,431 per year was earned by law professionals in Melville. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Melville was $77,003 per year. The decline in the salary of law professionals in Melville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Melville

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Law professionals in Melville make a median yearly salary of $71,066. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 90%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,679 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,159 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Melville

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Melville


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

Law Programs Offered In Melville


There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by Melville's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Melville


Approximately 57 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Melville, New York

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