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Employment Statistics

For the Class of 2013 ABA Employment Summary Report, click here

Class of 2013 Employment Report (9 Months After Graduation)
      Full Time Part Time
EMPLOYMENT STATUS Number Percentage Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Total Employed 169 79.34% 138 4 14 13
Employed - Bar Passage Required
121 56.8% 113 1 5 2
Employed - JD Advantage 44 20.7% 25 3 5 11
Employed - Professional Position 2 0.9% 0 0 2 0
Employed - Non-Professional Position 2 0.9% 0 0 2 0
Employed - Job Category Undeterminable 0 0.0% 0 0 0 0
Pursuing Graduate Degree - Full Time 8 3.8%        
Unemployed - Start Date Deferred 3 1.4%        
Unemployed - Not Seeking 13 6.1%        
Unemployed - Seeking 20 9.4%        
Employment Status Unknown 0 0.0%        
TOTAL GRADUATES 213 100%        

 

Law School/University Funded Positions
      FULL TIME PART TIME
  Number Percentage Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Of Employed -
Law School/
University Funded
11 6.3% 0 0 2 9


 
      FULL TIME PART TIME
EMPLOYMENT TYPE Number Percentage Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Total Employed 169   138 4 14 13
Law Firms 100 59.2% 92 1 4 3
Solo 3 3.0% 3 0 0 0
2 to 10 50 50.0% 42 1 4 3
11 to 25 10 10.0% 10 0 0 0
26 to 50 10 10.0% 10 0 0 0
51 to 100 8 8.0% 8 0 0 0
101 to 250 5 5.0% 5 0 0 0
251 to 500 3 3.0% 3 0 0 0
501+ 11 11.0% 11 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0.0% 0 0 0 0
Business and Industry 30 17.8% 22 2 6 0
Government 10 5.9% 9 0 0 1
Public Interest (Includes Public Defender) 5 3.0% 3 0 2 0
Judicial Clerkship 11 6.5% 11 0 0 0
Federal 7 63.6% 7 0 0 0
State & Local 4 36.4% 4 0 0 0
Other 0 0.0% 0 0 0 0
Academia 13 7.7% 1 1 2 9
Employer Type Unknown 0 0.0%  0 0  0  0

 

Employment LocationStateNumber
State # Largest Employment California 128
State # Second Largest Employment Texas 10
State # Third Largest Employment District of Columbia 4
# Employed in Foreign Countries   1

 

Salaries of Graduates Employed Full Time/Long Term by Employer Type
  Total Percentage  
Total Employed Graduates 169    
Employed Full Time/Long Term 138 81.7%  
 
EMPLOYER TYPE Total Number Employed FT/LT Number Salaries Reported Percentage Reported 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Mean
Total Full Time/Long Term Employed Graduates 138  
Law Firms 100 72 72.0% 62,475 78,000 100,000 87,605
Solo 3 0 0.0% * * * *
2-10

50

33 66.0% 52,000 64,480 75,000 63,341
11-25

10

5 50.0% 55,000 62,500 65,000 62,100
26-50

10

9 90.0% 75,000 80,000 82,000 85,444
51-100

8

7 87.5% 100,000 102,500 147,500 118,929
101-250

5

5 100.0% 76,000 80,000 90,000 84,400
251-500

3

2 66.7% 131,250 137,500 143,750 137,500
501+

11

11 100.0% 145,000 160,000 160,000 145,909
Unknown

0

0 * * * * *
Business & Industry

30

13 43.3% 65,000 70,000 105,000 83,438
Government

10

7 70.0% 49,750 50,000 51,655 54,973
Public Interest

5

4 80.0% 38,250 43,000 46,250 41,500
Judicial Clerkships

11

10 90.9% 51,750 58,355 60,000 56,130
Federal

7

6 85.7% 57,881 59,651 63,439 60,549
State & Local 4 4 100.0%

46,000

49,000 52,500 49,500
Other 0 0 * * * * *
Academia 1 1 100.0% 35,000 35,000 35,000 35,000

 

Note: Salary figures were not reported by all respondents. Data reflects full-time, long-term (expected to last more than one year) positions only. Salary figures are not reported for self-employed graduates. For national salary statistics, please consult The Association for Legal Career Professionals' website at www.nalp.org.