North Carolina Law Schools and Careers

Career Information for Lawyers in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Lawyers in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Raleigh, Charlotte and Durham
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hickory, Rocky Mount and Burlington
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham

Salaries for Lawyers in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Rocky Mount, Raleigh and Charlotte

Schools for Lawyers in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Law Schools in North Carolina

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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
South University
High Point

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

Take the first step toward a better future at South College-Asheville.

  • Programs: BS Legal Studies, AAS Paralegal Studies
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate
Miller-Motte College
Fayetteville, Wilmington

Start the next chapter of your life with an Associate or Bachelor degree from Miller-Motte College Online Division.

  • Programs: Paralegal - Associate of Applied Science
  • Degrees: Associate
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More North Carolina Law Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Campbell University Buies Creek Masters & First Professional 6,208
Duke University Durham Doctorate & First Professional 13,598
North Carolina Central University Durham Masters & First Professional 8,383
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
Wake Forest University Winston Salem Doctorate & First Professional 6,788

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lawyers

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

North Carolina

Asheville 430 $86390 0.54
Fayetteville 230 $83550 0.43
Goldsboro 40 $73740 0.23
Greensboro 590 $97360 0.38
High Point 590 $97360 0.38
Greenville 160 $96720 0.49
Hickory 230 $69110 0.36
Lenoir 230 $69110 0.36
Morganton 230 $69110 0.36
Jacksonville 120 $81020 0.58
Burlington 50 $84210 0.19
Durham 930 $86850 0.73
Chapel Hill 930 $86850 0.73
Raleigh 2980 $98110 1.19
Rocky Mount 100 $77640 0.4
New Bern 140 $137650 0.73
Wilmington 360 $81450 0.67
Winston 0 $128210 0
Salem 0 $128210 0
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