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Law Schools
In State College, Pennsylvania

There is only one law school in State College for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in law in the city of State College, which encompasses law training at the law associates degree level.


Professional Trends

State College Vs. Pennsylvania Law Employment

State College 410
Pennsylvania 82,610

Exactly 410 of the 82,610 law professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in State College. There has been a 24% decline in the number of law professionals in State College between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in State College has increased.

State College Vs. Pennsylvania Law employment growth

79,530 81,720 83,560 84,250 82,610
540 480 450 360 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: State College

Law VS. All professions salaries in State College

$50,553 $58,450 $60,440 $67,717 $61,437
$35,670 $37,620 $39,590 $40,330 $42,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law in State College
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in State College

In State College, salaries for law professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $61,437 per year was earned by law professionals in State College. Four years earlier in 2006, law professionals in State College made an average salary of $50,553 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in State College.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in State College

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State College law professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,333. The difference in pay between the law professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,613 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,227 per year.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in State College

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Accounting
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Law schools in State College


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

Law Programs Offered In State College


State College's law schools offer 2 law degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Law Degrees In State College


In 2010 approximately 21 students completed law courses.

Law Faculty Salaries in State College, Pennsylvania

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