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Law Schools
In Morganton, North Carolina

The city of Morganton has only one school where law faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Morganton, which includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Morganton Vs. North Carolina Law Employment

Morganton 1,240
North Carolina 50,260

Exactly 1,240 of North Carolina's 50,260 law professionals work in Morganton. The number of law professionals in Morganton has grown by 10% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Morganton has decreased.

Morganton Vs. North Carolina Law employment growth

47,950 47,850 49,740 50,680 50,260
1,130 1,180 1,330 1,240 1,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Morganton

Law VS. All professions salaries in Morganton

$40,792 $43,950 $46,503 $48,502 $47,584
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Morganton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Morganton

As the number of law professionals in Morganton has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,584 per year was earned by law professionals in Morganton. The average salary for law professionals in Morganton was $40,792 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Morganton.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Morganton

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Morganton law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $43,760. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,558 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,064 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Morganton

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Morganton


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

Law Programs Offered In Morganton


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in law offered by Morganton's law schools.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Morganton


In 2010 approximately 147 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Morganton, North Carolina

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