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Law Schools
In Murray, Kentucky

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Murray. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Murray, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the law bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Murray Vs. Kentucky Law Employment

Murray 1,440
Kentucky 25,620

Of the 25,620 law professionals employed in Kentucky, 1,440 work in Murray. There has been a 4% growth in the number of law professionals in Murray between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for law professionals in Murray has increased, overall employment in Murray has also increased.

Murray Vs. Kentucky Law employment growth

18,030 20,650 21,630 23,190 25,620
1,390 760 870 No data 1,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Murray

Law VS. All professions salaries in Murray

$45,964 $40,387 $40,406 No data $45,647
$30,690 $31,960 $33,520 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Murray
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Murray

As the number of law professionals in Murray has grown, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 Murray law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $45,647. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Murray made an average salary of $45,964 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Murray.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Murray

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Law professionals in Murray make a median yearly salary of $40,312. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,092 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 208% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Murray

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

On average law professional salaries in Murray are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Murray


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

Law Programs Offered In Murray


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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Murray


In 2010 approximately 42 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Murray, Kentucky

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