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Key Facts

Total 2018 Graduates: 274
  • 43.1% of this school's 2018 graduates were employed and reported a salary.
  • We know that at least 21.5% of this school's 2018 graduates made $64,400 or more.
Median Salary: $54,970

This is the most recent median salary for graduates who borrowed, reported in 2020 about graduates from 2016 and 2017. This average is derived from actual tax returns in the year following graduation and mapped to J.D. programs by the U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of the Treasury. Learn more.

Additionally, the majority of law schools voluntarily publish salary information about graduates based upon student/graduate surveys, investigation, and public information. This salary information is on this page.

Salary Distribution for 2018 Graduates

# of Grads% of Class25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Employed - Salary Reported11843.1%$52,000$64,400$76,000$72,530
Employed - No Salary Reported11943.4%
Non-Employed3713.5%
Total Graduates274100%

Salary Distribution by Job Sector for 2018 Graduates

# of Grads% of Class25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Private Sector - Salary Reported8430.7%$52,000$61,500$80,000$74,353
Private Sector - No Salary Reported10739.1%
Public Sector - Salary Reported34 12.4% $51,101$65,000$75,648 $68,028
Public Sector - No Salary Reported114%
Unknown Sector10.4%
Non-Employed3713.5%
Total Graduates274100%

Additional Salary Data

Note When a row has no salary data, indicated by a "-" (hyphen), it either means that no graduates reported a salary for the category or that fewer than five graduates reported a salary for the category.

Salaries by Job Type for 2018 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Bar Passage Required 15910036.5% $51,551$61,900$70,000$68,820
J.D. Advantage 52134.7% $60,000$76,000$87,006$87,664
Professional 1651.8% $85,000$97,000$125,000$107,400
Non-Professional 7-0 ----
Employed 23711843.1% $52,000$64,400$76,000$72,530
Non-Employed 37
Total Graduates 274
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Salaries by Employer Type and Job Type for 2018 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Law Firm 125 68 24.8% $51,000 $60,000 $70,000 $69,706
Bar Passage Required 1126624.1% $52,000$60,500$70,000$70,939
Other? 1320.7%
Business & Industry 66 16 5.8% $60,000 $77,500 $105,000 $94,102
Bar Passage Required 1582.9% $56,000$84,000$105,000$81,250
J.D. Advantage 3472.6% $60,000$70,000$85,000$104,376
Other? 1710.4%
Government 30 22 8% $64,800 $65,500 $87,006 $76,038
Bar Passage Required 19155.5% $56,500$65,000$66,000$64,323
Other? 1172.6%
Public Interest 3 - - - - - -
Clerkship 8 7 2.6% $49,000 $50,000 $67,875 $56,125
Federal 3 0 - - - -
State 5 0 - - - -
Education 4 - - - - - -
Employed 23711843.1% $52,000$64,400$76,000$72,530
Non-Employed 37
Total Graduates 274

Law Firm Salaries by Size for 2018 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Law Firm Size 125 68 24.8% $51,000$60,000$70,000$69,706
Solo 4
2-10 Attorneys 59 32 11.7% $46,500 $55,000 $63,250 $58,297
11-25 Attorneys 29 14 5.1% $50,000 $63,500 $70,000 $62,821
26-50 Attorneys 10 5 1.8% $65,000 $65,000 $65,000 $57,600
51-100 Attorneys 5 - 0 - - - -
101-250 Attorneys 4 - 0 - - - -
251-500 Attorneys 7 6 2.2% $60,000 $60,000 $87,000 $70,333
501+ Attorneys 7 6 2.2% $80,000 $170,000 $190,000 $145,000
Size Unknown 0
Employed, Non-Law Firm 112 50 18.2%
Non-Employed 37
Total Graduates 274

Salaries by State for 2018 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Illinois - 104 38% $50,551 $63,250 $80,000 $70,898
Outside of Illinois
or Unknown
- 14 5.1% $56,232 $66,000 $70,000 $84,659
Employed 23711843.1% $52,000$64,400$76,000$72,530
Non-Employed 37
Total Graduates 274