Ohio Law Schools and Careers

Career Information for Lawyers in Ohio

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Fast Facts for Lawyers in Ohio

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Cleveland, Toledo and Columbus
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Lima and Youngstown
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Cleveland, Cincinnati and Columbus

Salaries for Lawyers in Ohio

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dayton, Cincinnati and Cleveland

Schools for Lawyers in Ohio are listed below.

Selected Law Schools in Ohio

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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

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
Miami-Jacobs Career College
Columbus, Independence

Miami-Jacobs Career College (MJCC) can help get you from here to a new career!

  • Programs: Paralegal - Associate of Applied Business
  • 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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More Ohio Law Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Capital University Columbus Masters & First Professional 3,713
Case Western Reserve University Cleveland Doctorate & First Professional 9,844
Cleveland State University Cleveland Doctorate & First Professional 15,038
Ohio Dominican University Columbus Masters 3,082
Ohio Northern University Ada Doctorate 3,603
Ohio State University-Main Campus Columbus Doctorate 52,568
University of Akron Main Campus Akron Doctorate & First Professional 23,007
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus Cincinnati Doctorate & First Professional 29,319
University of Dayton Dayton Doctorate 10,395
University of Toledo Toledo Doctorate & First Professional 19,767

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lawyers

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


Akron 940 $93110 0.65
Canton 350 $0 0.48
Massillon 350 $0 0.48
Cleveland 4790 $97790 1.06
Elyria 4790 $97790 1.06
Columbus 3570 $100480 0.8
Dayton 870 $112540 0.54
Lima 80 $84020 0.38
Mansfield 70 $88640 0.33
Springfield 70 $0 0.32
Toledo 620 $78210 0.47
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