Employment Statistics

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2006-2009

JD and JD-MBA Class of 2010

Employed at Nine Months Out
Number
Percent
Employed
268
94%
Seeking
5
2%
Not Seeking
3
1%
Enrolled in Academic Program
6
2%
Status Unknown
3
1%
Total Class Size
285
Employment by Type
Number
Percent1
Law Firm
166
62%
     2-10
5
2%
     11-25
1
<1%
     26-50
3
1%
     51-100
8
3%
     101-250
13
5%
     251-500
21
8%
     501+
115
43%
     Unknown size
0
0%
Judicial Clerkship
29
11%
Business/Industry
26
10%
Public Interest/Government
27
10%
Academic
2
<1%
Law School Funded (Short-Term)
8
3%
Other Short-Term
9
3%
Employer Type Unknown
1
<1%
1Employment percentages based upon the total number of graduates known to be employed
Employment Requirements
Total
Full-Time
Part-Time
Bar Admission Required/Anticipated
225
223
2
JD Preferred
36
26
10
Professional - Other
6
5
1
Non-Professional
1
0
1
Employment Type Unknown
0
0
0
Judicial Clerkships, 2009 - 2010 Hiring Season (321 Students, 18 Alumni)
Number
U.S. Supreme Court
1
Circuit Court of Appeals
18
Federal District Court
18
State Trial Court and Appellate Court
4
State Supreme Court
4
Bankruptcy Court & Article 1 Federal Court
3
International
2
1Includes three clerkships coming 2011 or later

Employment by Geography

Employment by Geography, Class of 2010

Geographic Distribution of Recruiters

Geographic Distribution of Recruiters, Class of 2010

Salary Information
Number
Percent
Number and Percent of Employed Reporting Salaries
233/268
87%
Number and Percent of Total Class Reporting Salaries
233/285
82%
Known Salaries of Employed
Number
Percent of
Reporting
Salaries (233)
Percent of
Employed
(268)
Percent of
Class (285)
Less than $40,000
21
9%
8%
7%
$40,000 - $59,999
18
8%
7%
6%
$60,000 - $79,999
27
12%
10%
9%
$80,000 - $99,999
4
2%
1%
1%
$100,000 - $119,999
10
4%
4%
4%
$120,000 - $139,999
10
4%
4%
4%
$140,000 - $159,999
10
4%
4%
4%
$160,000+
133
57%
50%
47%
Employed and Not Reporting
35
15%
13%
12%
Salary by Selected Job Sectors1
25th Percentile
Median Salary
75th Percentile
# Reporting
Salary
# Employed in
Category (Percent
Reporting)
Law Firm
$160,000
$160,000
$160,000
159
166 (96%)
     Solo
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
     2-10
< 5 reported
< 5 reported
< 5 reported
2
5 (40%)
     11-25
< 5 reported
< 5 reported
< 5 reported
1
1 (100%)
     26-50
< 5 reported
< 5 reported
< 5 reported
2
3 (67%)
     51-100
$116,250
$152,500
$160,000
8
8 (100%)
     101-250
$120,000
$145,000
$160,000
11
13 (85%)
     251-500
$145,000
$160,000
$160,000
21
21 (100%)
     501+
$160,000
$160,000
$160,000
114
115 (99%)
     Unknown size
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Judicial Clerkship
$60,000
$60,000
$60,000
28
29 (97%)
Business/Industry
<$40,000
$95,000
$112,500
11
26 (42%)
Public Interest/Government
$40,000
$45,500
$53,400
12
23 (52%)
1Based upon salaries of full-time, long-term employed graduates.
Bar Passage Rate
Percent
Bar passage
96%

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