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Law Schools
In Shelby, North Carolina

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


Professional Trends

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Law Employment

Shelby 2,860
North Carolina 50,260

Of the 50,260 law professionals employed in North Carolina, 2,860 work in Shelby. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Shelby has grown by 32%. As the employment for law professionals in Shelby has increased, overall employment in Shelby has also increased.

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Law employment growth

47,950 47,850 49,740 50,680 50,260
2,170 2,710 2,560 No data 2,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Shelby

Law VS. All professions salaries in Shelby

$39,769 $43,890 $45,563 No data $48,966
$31,780 $33,100 $34,310 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Shelby
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shelby

As the number of law professionals in Shelby has grown, salaries for law professionals have also increased. Shelby law professionals made $48,966 per year, on average, in 2010. Law professionals in Shelby made a yearly average salary of $39,769, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of law professionals in Shelby is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Shelby

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90th percentile

Law professionals make a median salary of $46,270 per year in Shelby. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,111 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 134% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Shelby

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Shelby


Many of Shelby's law professionals are graduates of the only accredited law school in the city.

Law Programs Offered In Shelby


Shelby's law schools offer 3 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Shelby


Approximately 47 students completed law courses in 2010.

Law Faculty Salaries in Shelby, North Carolina

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