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Law Schools
In Saint Joseph, Missouri

Law faculty can choose to work at one of 3 law schools in Saint Joseph. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of Saint Joseph, which encompasses law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Saint Joseph Vs. Missouri Law Employment

Saint Joseph 500
Missouri 39,780

Exactly 500 of the 39,780 law professionals employed in Missouri, work in Saint Joseph. There has been a 100% growth in the number of law professionals in Saint Joseph between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for law professionals in Saint Joseph has increased, overall employment in Saint Joseph has also increased.

Saint Joseph Vs. Missouri Law employment growth

36,270 37,050 36,240 38,630 39,780
250 420 450 390 500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Saint Joseph

Law VS. All professions salaries in Saint Joseph

$38,578 $40,287 $36,130 $76,075 $56,740
$31,040 $31,750 $33,230 $33,830 $35,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Saint Joseph
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Saint Joseph

In Saint Joseph, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 law professionals in Saint Joseph reportedly earned an average salary of $56,740 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Saint Joseph was $38,578 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Saint Joseph.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Saint Joseph

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Saint Joseph law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,795. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 80%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,725 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $53,367 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Saint Joseph

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Criminal Justice
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Law professional salaries in Saint Joseph are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Saint Joseph


Many of Saint Joseph's law professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited law schools in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Saint Joseph


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

Student Completed Law Degrees In Saint Joseph


In 2010 approximately 73 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Saint Joseph, Missouri

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