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Law Schools
In Somerset, Kentucky

Law faculty can choose to work at only one law school in Somerset. The trends in Somerset's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes law training at the law associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Law Employment

Somerset 1,920
Kentucky 25,620

Of the 25,620 law professionals employed in Kentucky, 1,920 work in Somerset. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of law professionals in Somerset has grown by 191%. As the employment for law professionals in Somerset has increased, overall employment in Somerset has also increased.

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Law employment growth

18,030 20,650 21,630 23,190 25,620
660 1,630 1,880 No data 1,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Somerset

Law VS. All professions salaries in Somerset

$47,392 $37,170 $36,680 No data $46,010
$28,350 $29,770 $31,040 No data $32,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in Somerset
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Somerset

In Somerset, salaries for law professionals have decreased. In 2010 law professionals in Somerset reportedly earned an average salary of $46,010 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for law professionals in Somerset was $47,392 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Somerset.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Somerset

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Somerset law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,829. The 10% of law professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,204 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,091 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Somerset

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in Somerset


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

Law Programs Offered In Somerset


There is one degree and certificate program in law offered by Somerset's law school.

Student Completed Law Degrees In Somerset


In 2010 approximately 41 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in Somerset, Kentucky

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