Law Professors in Washington
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Projected employment for Law Professors in Washington is growing faster than average.
Law Professors in Washington earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Law Professors Work in Washington?
In 2018, there were 150 Law Professors working in the state.
There were 160 Law Professors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 270 Law Professors working in it, which means Washington has fewer Law Professors than average.
Job Projections for Washington
Jobs for Law Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 21.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.3%.
Washington Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 20 annual job openings, and a total of 230 jobs for Washington Law Professors in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 1,900 annual jobs and 23,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Law Professors Make in Washington?
In 2018 wages for Law Professors ranged from $37,660 to $192,350 with $93,430 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Washington is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Washington Metros for Law Professors
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Law Professors.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Top States for Law Professors Employment
View the list below to see where most Law Professors work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||1,580||$101,390|
Below are the states where Law Professors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
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|Occupation||WA Employment Total|
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- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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