Missouri Law Schools and Careers

Career Information for Lawyers in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Lawyers in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kansas City, Jefferson City and St. Louis
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Joplin, St. Joseph and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Salaries for Lawyers in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Schools for Lawyers in Missouri are listed below.

Selected Law Schools in Missouri

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  • 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

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

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More Missouri Law Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Saint Louis University-Main Campus Saint Louis Doctorate & First Professional 15,539
University of Missouri-Columbia Columbia Doctorate 28,405
University of Missouri-Kansas City Kansas City Doctorate 14,442
Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis Doctorate & First Professional 13,382

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lawyers

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


Jefferson City 310 $64000 0.98
Columbia 220 $78920 0.54
Joplin 110 $73190 0.31
Springfield 570 $81140 0.65
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