Kentucky Law Schools and Careers

Career Information for Lawyers in Kentucky

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Fast Facts for Lawyers in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lexington and Louisville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Owensboro and Elizabethtown
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Lawyers in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Elizabethtown and Lexington

Schools for Lawyers in Kentucky are listed below.

Selected Law Schools in Kentucky

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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

Sullivan University is a private institution of higher learning dedicated to providing educational enrichment opportunities for the intellectual, social and professional development of its students.

  • Programs: Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Paralegal Studies, Associate of Science in Paralegal Studies
  • Degrees: Certificate, Associate

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  • Programs: Paralegal Studies (AS)
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Kentucky Law Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights Doctorate & First Professional 14,785
University of Kentucky Lexington Doctorate & First Professional 25,856
University of Louisville Louisville Doctorate & First Professional 20,592

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lawyers

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


Bowling Green 190 $65620 0.63
Elizabethtown 90 $67930 0.38
Fort Knox 90 $67930 0.38
Owensboro 70 $62130 0.34
Lexington 1030 $69210 0.88
Fayette 1030 $69210 0.88
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