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Law Schools
In New Haven, Connecticut

There are 2 law schools in New Haven for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of New Haven, which encompasses law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New Haven Vs. Connecticut Law Employment

New Haven 4,170
Connecticut 25,670

Exactly 4,170 of the 25,670 law professionals employed in Connecticut, work in New Haven. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in New Haven has grown by 2%. Overall employment in New Haven has also increased.

New Haven Vs. Connecticut Law employment growth

23,970 26,430 27,310 24,910 25,670
4,100 4,200 4,140 4,080 4,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: New Haven

Law VS. All professions salaries in New Haven

$58,048 $61,063 $65,382 $66,953 $69,000
$44,620 $45,930 $47,900 $49,380 $50,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in New Haven
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Haven

Salaries for law professionals in New Haven have increased. In 2010 New Haven law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $69,000. Law professionals in New Haven made a yearly average salary of $58,048, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in New Haven is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in New Haven

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90th percentile

Law professionals make a median salary of $63,311 per year in New Haven. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,749 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 78% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in New Haven

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in New Haven


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

Law Programs Offered In New Haven


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

Student Completed Law Degrees In New Haven


In 2010 approximately 251 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in New Haven, Connecticut

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