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Law Schools
In Moorhead, Minnesota

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 2 law schools in Moorhead. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Moorhead, which encompasses law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Moorhead Vs. Minnesota Law Employment

Moorhead 840
Minnesota 32,390

Of the 32,390 law professionals employed in Minnesota, 840 work in Moorhead. Between 2006 and 2010, in Moorhead, there has been a 12% decline in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Moorhead has decreased, overall employment in Moorhead has increased.

Moorhead Vs. Minnesota Law employment growth

32,860 33,370 31,270 32,570 32,390
960 1,040 960 840 840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Moorhead

Law VS. All professions salaries in Moorhead

$50,265 $54,802 $58,488 $57,966 $51,156
$34,040 $34,940 $36,500 $36,960 $37,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Moorhead
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Moorhead

Salaries for law professionals in Moorhead have increased. In 2010 Moorhead law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $51,156. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Moorhead made an average salary of $50,265 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Moorhead is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Moorhead

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Law professionals make a median salary of $47,756 per year in Moorhead. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 115%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,836 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,660 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Moorhead

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Moorhead


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

Law Programs Offered In Moorhead


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Moorhead's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Moorhead


In 2010 approximately 70 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Moorhead, Minnesota

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