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Law Schools
In Moorhead, Mississippi

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Moorhead. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Moorhead, which includes law training at the law associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Moorhead Vs. Mississippi Law Employment

Moorhead 1,340
Mississippi 16,260

Exactly 1,340 of the 16,260 law professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Moorhead. Between 2006 and 2010, in Moorhead, there has been a 18% decline in the number of law professionals. As the employment for law professionals in Moorhead has decreased, overall employment in Moorhead has also decreased.

Moorhead Vs. Mississippi Law employment growth

17,000 17,850 17,730 16,980 16,260
1,640 1,850 1,740 No data 1,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Moorhead

Law VS. All professions salaries in Moorhead

$34,869 $35,970 $38,165 No data $42,322
$27,270 $28,590 $29,700 No data $30,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Moorhead
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Moorhead

As the number of law professionals in Moorhead has shrunk, salaries for law professionals have increased. Moorhead law professionals made $42,322 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for law professionals in Moorhead was $34,869 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Moorhead.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Moorhead

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Law professionals in Moorhead earn a median salary of $36,473 per year. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 100%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,478 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,922 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Moorhead

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
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 the only accredited law school in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Moorhead


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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Moorhead


In 2010 approximately 18 students graduated from law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Moorhead, Mississippi

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