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Law Schools
In San Marcos, California

In San Marcos, there is only one law school where law faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in San Marcos, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Marcos Vs. California Law Employment

San Marcos 17,490
California 245,260

Exactly 17,490 of California's 245,260 law professionals work in San Marcos. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in San Marcos has grown by 6%. As the employment for law professionals in San Marcos has increased, overall employment in San Marcos has also increased.

San Marcos Vs. California Law employment growth

213,000 216,560 222,000 235,100 245,260
16,550 18,370 17,260 15,910 17,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Marcos

Law VS. All professions salaries in San Marcos

$72,414 $72,669 $68,652 $79,688 $66,613
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in San Marcos
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Marcos

Salaries for law professionals in San Marcos have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $66,613 per year was earned by law professionals in San Marcos. The average salary for law professionals in San Marcos was $72,414 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Marcos.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in San Marcos

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Law professionals make a median salary of $62,722 per year in San Marcos. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 73%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,525 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,984 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in San Marcos

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Science
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

On average law professionals in San Marcos earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in San Marcos.

Educational Trends

Law schools in San Marcos


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

Law Programs Offered In San Marcos


San Marcos' law schools offer 7 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In San Marcos


Approximately 46 students graduated from law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in San Marcos, California

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