Thomas M. Cooley Law School Alumni Average Salary

Lansing is home to Thomas M. Cooley Law School, a university. This report is based on the responses of Thomas M. Cooley Law School graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College Salary Report

226th

Early Career Salary 

$55,700

Mid-Career Salary 

$112,000

% High Meaning 

49 %

Compare to Other Graduate Schools

Thomas M. Cooley Law School Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Attorney / Lawyer
27 salaries
$55,955  
   
Associate Attorney
20 salaries
$67,099  
Corporate Counsel
11 salaries
$100,000  
Compliance Specialist
6 salaries
$55,249  
Associate General Counsel
6 salaries
$60,678  
General Counsel
5 salaries
$111,910  
Litigation Attorney
4 salaries
$55,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 15 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 176

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About This School

300 S Capitol Ave
Lansing, MI 48901


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Industry

Following graduation, Thomas M. Cooley Law School students earn an average of about $66K.

Gender

Male graduates of Thomas M. Cooley Law School out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $79K versus around $50K for women.

Degree Major

Thomas M. Cooley Law School grads who hold a Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM) can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average $80K per year.

Skills

Many former Thomas M. Cooley Law School students are familiar with Litigation Case Management, and the greater part of grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. Litigation Case Management commands a pay premium of 21 percent for Thomas M. Cooley Law School grads.

Benefits and Perks

Nearly all respondents enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time. To plan for old age, a large number of respondents maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a large number of grads are rewarded with health insurance and most survey participants report dental coverage, too. Other benefits awarded to Thomas M. Cooley Law School alumni include tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Vermont Law School graduates, who earn $67K on average, make a similar amount to Thomas M. Cooley Law School grads. Other schools similar to Thomas M. Cooley Law School include John Marshall Law School, William Mitchell College of Law, and Albany Law School.

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Key Stats for Thomas M. Cooley Law School

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$50,000
Salary
$79,480
066
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%

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