Salary for Postsecondary Law Teachers

Also known as:  Constitutional Law Professor, Contracts Law Professor, Criminal Law Professor, Environmental Law Professor, Labor Law Professor, Torts Law Professor helps education professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Postsecondary law teachers develop, plan, and deliver lectures, homework assignments and exams in the field of law. They assess and correct student oral presentations, papers, assignments, and exams, and moderate classroom discussions. Law teachers also conduct their own research and stay informed on changes in laws and regulations, as well as in the study of law, by attending professional conferences and meetings or reading peer-reviewed publications. The minimum degree requirement for this post is normally a doctoral or professional (JD) degree. A small percentage of law teachers do not have education beyond the Master's level.

A Postsecondary Law Teacher will normally get an average wage between 88000 - 132000 based on seniority. Law Teachers, Postsecondary receive average salaries of One Hundred Eleven Thousand Nine Hundred dollars every year.

Law Teachers, Postsecondary obtain the most salary in North Dakota, where they receive salary pay of just about $142570.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 17.35 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Law Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Educational Services $107,990
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $107,990