Alabama Law Schools and Careers

Career Information for Lawyers in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Lawyers in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Montgomery, Birmingham and Mobile
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Decatur, Anniston and Huntsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Montgomery and Mobile

Salaries for Lawyers in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dothan, Birmingham and Gadsden

Schools for Lawyers in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Law Schools in Alabama

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Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management, Master of Arts in Law - National Security, Master of Arts in Law - Business and Commercial Law, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Legal Support and Services, Undergraduate in Legal Studies, MS in Legal Studies, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Paralegal Studies (AS)
  • Degrees: Associate

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Legal Studies - Law & Public Policy (Master of Science) - Online, Legal Studies - Homeland Security (Master of Science) - Online, Legal Studies - Criminal Justice (Master of Science) - Online, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
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As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Legal Studies (BS), Paralegal Studies (AS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate
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More Alabama Law Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Faulkner University Montgomery Masters & First Professional 2,918
Samford University Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 4,485
The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa Doctorate & First Professional 25,544

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lawyers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Lawyers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Anniston 50 $0 0.28
Oxford 50 $0 0.28
Jacksonville 50 $0 0.28
Auburn 80 $80750 0.33
Opelika 80 $80750 0.33
Florence 40 $76060 0.18
Muscle Shoals 40 $76060 0.18
Huntsville 450 $123240 0.48
Daphne 150 $58610 0.52
Fairhope 150 $58610 0.52
Foley 150 $58610 0.52
Decatur 0 $70680 0
Dothan 100 $110220 0.4
Birmingham 2280 $109800 1.03
Hoover 2280 $109800 1.03
Mobile 550 $98470 0.74
Montgomery 910 $98560 1.27
Tuscaloosa 190 $74970 0.43
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