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Law Schools
In Santa Clara, California

The city of Santa Clara has only one school where law faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Santa Clara, and the future trends. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Clara Vs. California Law Employment

Santa Clara 13,380
California 245,260

Of the 245,260 law professionals employed in California, 13,380 work in Santa Clara. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Clara, there has been a 24% growth in the number of law professionals. Overall employment in Santa Clara has decreased.

Santa Clara Vs. California Law employment growth

213,000 216,560 222,000 235,100 245,260
10,830 10,320 10,380 12,990 13,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Clara

Law VS. All professions salaries in Santa Clara

$82,545 $95,150 $89,233 $92,765 $85,976
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Santa Clara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Clara

Salaries for law professionals in Santa Clara have increased. Santa Clara law professionals made $85,976 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in Santa Clara made an average salary of $82,545 per year. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Santa Clara is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Santa Clara

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90th percentile

Law professionals in Santa Clara make a median yearly salary of $67,600. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,177 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 83% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Santa Clara

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

On average law professionals in Santa Clara earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Santa Clara.

Educational Trends

Law schools in Santa Clara


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

Law Programs Offered In Santa Clara


Santa Clara's law schools offer 4 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Santa Clara


Approximately 336 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Santa Clara, California

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