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Key Facts

This school has disclosed recent salary data (Class of 2017), but not for the most recent year of available data (Class of 2018).
Total 2017 Graduates: 248
  • 93.5% of this school's 2017 graduates were employed and reported a salary.
  • We know that at least 46.8% of this school's 2017 graduates made $180,000 or more.
Median Salary: $176,087

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 2017 Graduates

# of Grads% of Class25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Employed - Salary Reported23293.5%$97,500$180,000$180,000$143,398
Employed - No Salary Reported62.4%
Non-Employed104%
Total Graduates248100%

Salary Distribution by Job Sector for 2017 Graduates

# of Grads% of Class25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Private Sector - Salary Reported18775.4%$160,000$180,000$180,000$162,630
Private Sector - No Salary Reported52%
Public Sector - Salary Reported45 18.1% $57,000$60,518$66,379 $63,479
Public Sector - No Salary Reported10.4%
Unknown Sector00%
Non-Employed104%
Total Graduates248100%

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 2017 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Bar Passage Required 20520883.9% $105,000$180,000$180,000$147,532
J.D. Advantage 27249.7% $77,500$120,000$140,000$107,570
Professional 0-0 ----
Non-Professional 0-0 ----
Employed 23823293.5% $97,500$180,000$180,000$143,398
Non-Employed 10
Total Graduates 248
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Salaries by Employer Type and Job Type for 2017 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Law Firm 164 163 65.7% $180,000 $180,000 $180,000 $169,314
Bar Passage Required 16416365.7% $180,000$180,000$180,000$169,314
Business & Industry 28 24 9.7% $80,835 $125,000 $150,000 $117,236
J.D. Advantage 24208.1% $80,000$125,000$140,000$111,434
Other? 441.6%
Government 9 5 2% $63,000 $65,000 $84,000 $72,800
Bar Passage Required 552% $63,000$65,000$84,000$72,800
Other? 400%
Public Interest 9 12 4.8% $50,000 $50,000 $54,688 $52,179
Bar Passage Required 11104% $50,000$50,000$52,100$51,115
Clerkship 26 26 10.5% $60,000 $63,796 $66,379 $62,631
Federal 19 19 7.7% $60,210 $65,000 $68,000 $64,018
State 7 7 2.8% $55,057 $58,000 $65,000 $58,865
Education 2 - - - - - -
Employed 23823293.5% $97,500$180,000$180,000$143,398
Non-Employed 10
Total Graduates 248

Law Firm Salaries by Size for 2017 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Law Firm Size 164 163 65.7% $180,000$180,000$180,000$169,314
Solo 0
2-10 Attorneys 6 5 2% $60,000 $60,000 $70,000 $62,600
11-25 Attorneys 1 - 0 - - - -
26-50 Attorneys 2 - 0 - - - -
51-100 Attorneys 3 - 0 - - - -
101-250 Attorneys 6 6 2.4% $100,000 $150,000 $180,000 $143,333
251-500 Attorneys 9 9 3.6% $120,000 $180,000 $180,000 $160,556
501+ Attorneys 137 137 55.2% $180,000 $180,000 $180,000 $176,489
Size Unknown 0
Employed, Non-Law Firm 74 69 27.8%
Non-Employed 10
Total Graduates 248

Salaries by State for 2017 Graduates

Full-Time, Long-Term Salaries
# in Category?# Salaries?% of Class?25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Illinois - 93 37.5% $160,000 $180,000 $180,000 $157,599
Outside of Illinois
or Unknown
- 139 56% $68,000 $165,000 $180,000 $133,897
Employed 23823293.5% $97,500$180,000$180,000$143,398
Non-Employed 10
Total Graduates 248