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The data presented reflects information collected from graduates by Texas Tech University School of Law’s Career Services Center and reported to the American Bar Association and National Association of Legal Professionals. The information represents composite information for the graduating class (December 2008 through August 2009) and does not predict future performance. Individual success may vary and may be affected by academic success, general economic conditions, legal market conditions, work experience, experiential study participation, career choice, job type and location and other factors.

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Status nine months after graduation


Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Status nine months after graduation

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment by Education Required


Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment by Education Required

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Status Job Term and Condition

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Status Job Term and Condition

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Fellowships

Of Employed - University/Law School Funded Short Term Positions 0

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Job Types


Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Job Types

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Salary Information by Job Type


  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Judicial Clerkship 9 5 $53,000 $50,000 $50,000 $52,000 $56,500 $57,000
Law Firm 106 32 $99,848 $24,000 $61,250 $85,000 $160,000 $160,000
Government 25 12 $45,598 $24,000 $33,850 $47,000 $54,750 $73,291
Public Interest 6 1 $42,000 $42,000 $0 $0 $0 $42,000
Academic 2 1 $20,910 $20,910 $0 $0 $0 $20,910
Business or Industry 20 4 $42,000 $25,000 $0 $39,000 $0 $65,000
Military 2 2 $75,000 $75,000 $0 $0 $0 $75,000
Unknown 7 0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Geography

State City Job Reported
CA San Diego 1
DC Washington 3
FL Fort Lauderdale 1
GA Winder 1
NM Alamagordo 1
NM Albuquerque 1
NM Clovis 3
NM Las Cruces 1
NM Roswell 6
NV Las Vegas 1
NV Reno 1
PA Pittsburgh 1
RI East Providence 1
TX Abilene 3
TX Amarillo 9
TX Anton 1
TX Arlington 3
TX Austin 12
TX Beaumont 3
TX Boerne 2
TX Canadian 1
TX Colleyville 1
TX Corpus Christi 2
TX Dallas 25
TX Del Rio 1
TX Dimmitt 1
TX Edinburg 1
TX El Paso 5
TX Fort Worth 7
TX Georgetown 1
TX Houston 11
TX Hunt 1
TX Irving 1
TX Lamesa 1
TX Lampasas 2
TX Lubbock 26
TX McAllen 1
TX McKinney 1
TX Midland 2
TX Nacogdoches 1
TX Odessa 1
TX San Antonio 9
TX Stamford 1
TX Tahoka 1
TX Temple 1
TX Texarkana 1
UT Price 1
VA Charlottesville 1

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information for Law Firm Jobs By Size of Firm


Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information for Law Firm Jobs By Size of Firm

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Salary Information for Law Firm Jobs By Size of Firm

  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Solo Practice 7 1 $30,000 $30,000 $0 $0 $0 $30,000
2 to 10 attorneys 44 10 $58,550 $24,000 $50,625 $57,500 $71,250 $85,000
11 to 25 attorneys 12 2 $69,000 $58,000 $0 $0 $0 $80,000
26 to 50 attorneys 11 5 $84,100 $71,000 $71,500 $82,500 $97,500 $110,000
51 to 100 attorneys 4 2 $122,570 $100,000 $0 $0 $0 $145,140
101 to 250 attorneys 4 4 $124,000 $86,000 $0 $125,000 $0 $160,000
251 to 500 attorneys 3 3 $160,000 $160,000 $0 $160,000 $0 $160,000
501 or more attorneys 7 5 $160,000 $160,000 $160,000 $160,000 $160,000 $160,000
Firm size unknown 14 0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information for Judicial Clerkships


Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information for Judicial Clerkships

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Salary Information for Judicial Clerkships

  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Federal 2 2 $56,500 $56,000 $0 $0 $0 $57,000
State 7 3 $50,667 $50,000 $0 $50,000 $0 $52,000

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information for Government Employers


Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Government Employers

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Salary Information for Government Employers

  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Military 2 2 $75,000 $75,000 $0 $0 $0 $75,000
City/Local 7 3 $40,030 $28,090 $0 $40,000 $0 $52,000
Federal 3 2 $56,646 $40,000 $0 $0 $0 $73,291
State 11 6 $43,133 $24,000 $29,850 $47,000 $54,250 $55,000

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information Public Interest Employers


Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information Public Interest Employers

  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Public Interest 5 1 $42,000 $42,000 $0 $0 $0 $42,000

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information for Business Employers


Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Information for Business Employers

Texas Tech Law Class of 2009 Employment Salary Information for Business Employers


  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Business & Industry 20 4 $42,000 $25,000 $0 $39,000 $0 $65,000


Disclaimer

The data presented reflects information collected from graduates by Texas Tech University School of Law’s Career Services Center and reported to the American Bar Association and National Association of Legal Professionals. The information represents composite information for the graduating class (December 2008 through August 2009) and does not predict future performance. Individual success may vary and may be affected by academic success, general economic conditions, legal market conditions, work experience, experiential study participation, career choice, job type and location and other factors.
Texas Tech University will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, Vietnam Era or Special Disabled Veteran Status.