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Law Schools
In Palatine, Illinois

There is only one law school in Palatine for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law education in Palatine, which includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Palatine Vs. Illinois Law Employment

Palatine 67,600
Illinois 92,230

Of the 92,230 law professionals employed in Illinois, 67,600 work in Palatine. There has been a 40% growth in the number of law professionals in Palatine between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of law professionals in Palatine has increased, overall employment in Palatine has also increased.

Palatine Vs. Illinois Law employment growth

93,880 99,570 95,040 92,750 92,230
48,220 72,210 69,580 67,800 67,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palatine

Law VS. All professions salaries in Palatine

$77,483 $65,941 $68,687 $81,545 $79,576
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Palatine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palatine

As the number of law professionals in Palatine has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. In 2010 Palatine law professionals earned an average yearly salary of $79,576. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Palatine made an average salary of $77,483 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Palatine.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Palatine

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Law professionals in Palatine earn a median salary of $66,785 per year. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,912 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 55% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Palatine

Forensic Science
Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Court Reporter
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Palatine


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

Law Programs Offered In Palatine


Palatine's law schools offer 5 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Palatine


Approximately 92 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Palatine, Illinois

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