Connecticut Law Schools and Careers

Career Information for Lawyers in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Lawyers in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danbury, Norwich and Waterbury
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven

Salaries for Lawyers in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Danbury, Hartford and New Haven

Schools for Lawyers in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Law Schools in Connecticut

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More Connecticut Law Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Quinnipiac University Hamden Doctorate & First Professional 7,216
University of Connecticut Storrs Doctorate & First Professional 23,692
Yale University New Haven Doctorate 11,454

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lawyers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Connecticut. 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


Hartford 3610 $126190 1.41
West Hartford 3610 $126190 1.41
East Hartford 3610 $126190 1.41
New Haven 1060 $115400 0.86
Waterbury 210 $102430 0.69
Bridgeport 2210 $158590 1.2
Stamford 2210 $158590 1.2
Norwalk 2210 $158590 1.2
Danbury 200 $127790 0.58
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