Law Schools That Deliver The Jobs & Highest Pay

Placement and Salary Rankings (26-50)

2016 RankSchool2016 Employed 9 Months After Graduation2015 Employed 9 Months After Graduation2014 Employed 9 Months After Graduation2016 vs. 2015 Difference3 Year DifferencePrivate – Median Starting SalaryPublic – Median Starting Salary
26Boston University71.9%68.1%57.5%3.8%14.4%$150,000$54,750
26Arizona State University83.8%72.6%72.1%11.2%11.7%$80,000$53,250
28University of Washington80.3%79.0%62.6%1.3%17.7%$101,500$55,000
29College of William & Mary83.9%85.3%68.1%-1.4%15.8%$120,000$56,500
30University of California-Irvine66.7%NANANANA$120,000$58,715
31University of Georgia76.1%76.0%66.5%0.1%9.6%$94,000$50,000
31University of California-Davis73.5%67.8%60.5%5.7%13.0%$90,000$50,000
31University of Wisconsin74.5%72.5%70.1%2.0%4.4%$115,000$49,429
34Fordham University68.2%68.9%60.3%-0.7%7.9%$160,000$58,500
34Boston College71.5%71.2%72.3%0.3%-0.8%$145,000$54,500
34University of North Carolina75.4%72.3%78.1%3.1%-2.7%$115,000$50,596
34University of Indiana80.5%64.7%73.3%15.8%7.2%$90,000$47,000
34Brigham Young University76.2%78.2%58.0%-2.0%18.2%$90,000$46,231
34Ohio State University79.6%72.1%71.0%7.5%8.6%$70,000$45,000
40University of Colorado-Boulder78.4%64.0%64.2%14.4%14.2%$72,000$50,064
41University of Illinois78.8%68.1%56.3%10.7%22.5%$79,500$52,000
42George Mason University74.5%72.7%78.2%1.8%-3.7%$80,000$58,300
42University of Arizona70.7%75.2%79.1%-4.5%-8.4%$115,000$52,048
42Washington & Lee University63.6%56.9%63.6%6.7%0.0% $ 81,000 $50,000
42University of Utah77.9%70.9%74.6%7.0%3.3%$70,000$50,000
46Southern Methodist University80.6%80.2%69.5%0.4%11.1%$95,000$55,500
47Wake Forest University62.3%76.9%65.2%-14.6%-2.9%$75,000$51,000
47University of Maryland67.7%68.7%62.3%-1.0%5.4%$65,000$45,000
47University of Florida72.9%63.1%64.8%9.8%8.1%$65,000$43,402
50Tulane University65.2%72.1%64.7%-6.9%0.5%$90,000$48,996
50Florida State University81.0%77.3%78.9%3.7%2.1%$60,000$41,400

 

Source: U.S. News & World Report