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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 2010 through August 2011) 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 2011 Employment Status nine months after graduation (as of February 15, 2012)


Class of 2011 Employment Status nine months after graduation...

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment by Education Required


Class of 2011 Employment by Education Required...

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Status Job Term and Condition


Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Status Job Term and Condition...

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Fellowships

Of Employed - University/Law School Funded Short Term Positions: 7

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Job Types

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Job Types

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Salary Information by Job Type

  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Judicial Clerkship 6 6 $49,833 $42,000 $46,500 $50,000 $52,750 $58,000
Law Firm 101 72 $66,226 $30,000 $48,000 $60,500 $78,750 $145,000
Government 27 21 $44,756 $24,000 $24,000 $51,000 $57,000 $75,000
Public Interest 13 11 $45,225 $24,000 $45,000 $46,000 $51,480 $60,000
Academic 3 1 $40,000 $40,000 $0 $0 $0 $40,000
Business or Industry 29 19 $59,508 $24,000 $48,000 $52,800 $73,000 $93,750

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Geography


State City Number of jobs reported
CA Los Angeles 1
CO Grand Junction 2
CO Other/unknown Colorado  1
DC Washington, D.C. 3
FL Other/unknown Florida  1
GA Other/unknown Georgia  1
LA New Orleans 1
MD Other/unknown Maryland 1
MI Ann Arbor 2
NE Other/unknown Nebraska 1
NM Albuquerque 3
NM Farmington 1
NM Other/unknown New Mexico 2
NV Las Vegas 1
NY New York City 1
TN Nashville 1
TX Amarillo 5
TX Austin 16
TX Beaumont 1
TX Brownsville 1
TX Corpus Christi 3
TX Dallas 17
TX El Paso 2
TX Fort Worth 14
TX Houston 20
TX Irving 2
TX Longview 1
TX Lubbock 27
TX McAllen 2
TX Midland 11
TX Other/unknown Texas  19
TX Plano 2
TX  San Antonio 4
TX Texarkana 2
TX Tyler 1
UT Salt Lake City 4
VA Arlington 1
WA  Seattle 1
 

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Law Firm Jobs By Size of Firm


Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Law Firm Jobs By Size of Firm

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 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 6 1 $72,000 $72,000 $0 $0 $0 $72,000
2 to 10 attorneys 52 36 $49,453 $30,000 $40,000 $49,000 $58,750 $72,500
11 to 25 attorneys 22 19 $74,737 $30,000 $65,000 $70,000 $85,000 $145,000
26 to 50 attorneys 11 7 $85,857 $61,000 $75,000 $85,000 $95,000 $120,000
51 to 100 attorneys 7 6 $106,667 $75,000 $86,250 $112,500 $125,000 $125,000
101 to 250 attorneys 3 3 $85,000 $50,000 $0 $85,000 $0 $120,000
251 to 500 attorneys 0 0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
501 or more attorneys 0 0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Firm size unknown 0 0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Judicial Clerkships


Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Judicial Clerkships

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 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 $54,500 $51,000 $0 $0 $0 $58,000
State 4 4 $47,500 $42,000 $0 $49,000 $0 $50,000

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Government Employers


Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Government Employers

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Salary Information for Government Employers


  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Federal 6 6 $56,313 $34,786 $46,197 $53,644 $71,851 $75,000
Local 15 13 $40,538 $24,000 $24,000 $36,000 $57,000 $60,000
State 6 2 $37,500 $24,000 $0 $0 $0 $51,000

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information Public Interest Employers


Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information Public Interest Employers

  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Public Interest 13 11 $45,225 $24,000 $45,000 $46,000 $51,480 $60,000

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Business Employers


Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Information for Business Employers
*Note: Ten (10) graduates or 34.5% (included in the Other Business category) accepted positions in the Oil & Gas Landman role.

Texas Tech Law Class of 2011 Employment Salary Information for Business Employers


  Number of Graduates Hired Number w/Salary Data Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Business & Industry 29 19 $59,508 $24,000 $48,000 $52,800 $73,000 $93,750


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 2010 through August 2011) 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.