Employment Statistics

UF Law reports a detailed analysis of hiring statistics 10 months after graduation. The breakdown of the most recent data available is below, which includes students who graduated December 2013 through August 2014, most of which were May 2014 graduates.

The previous three years of reports may be downloaded here:

ABA Reports

ABA Employment Summary For 2014 Graduates
ABA Employment Summary For 2013 Graduates
ABA Employment Summary for 2012 Graduates

NALP Reports (partially redacted for privacy)

2014 NALP Summary Report (Coming Soon) (Class of 2014)
2013 NALP Summary Report (Class of 2013)
2012 NALP Summary Report (Class of 2012)
2011 NALP Summary Report (Class of 2011)

Percentages based on 307 out of 309 known graduates.

Employed 10 Months Out Number Percent
Employed 266 86.64%
Unemployed – Start Date Deferred 2 0.65%
Unemployed – Seeking 26 8.47%
Unemployed – Not Seeking 1 0.33%
Enrolled in Academic Program 12 3.91%
Total Class Size 309

 

Employment by Type Number
Law Firm (Private Practice) 159
Solo 3
2 to 10 61
11 to 25 25
26 to 50 8
51 to 100 11
101 to 250 17
251 to 500 16
501 + 15
Unknown size 3
Business / Industry 32
Public Service / Government 67
Academia 3
Law School Funded (Full Time – Long Term) 0
Law School Funded (Part Time – Long Term) 0
Employment Requirements Total Full-Time Part-Time
Bar Admission Required / Anticipated 220 218 2
JD Preferred 35 23 12
Professional – Other 9 6 3
Non-Professional 2 2 0

 Salary Information

Salary information is based upon receiving salary data from 209 out of 266 employed graduates

Average 25th Median 75th Maximum
All Graduates   $67,004  $45,000  $60,000  $78,250  $160,000
Salary By Sector:
Law Firm (overall)  $78,725  $55,000  $70,000  $101,000  $160,000
2 to 10 $56,252 $45,000 $55,000 $60,250  $120,000
11 to 25 $68,525 $55,250 $65,000 79,250  $125,000
26 to 50 $87,143 $65,000 $70,000 $125,000  $135,000
51 to 100 $94,700 $72,750 $97,500 $111,250  $140,000
101 to 250 $86,533 $70,000 $72,500 $102,500  $140,000
251 to 500 $106,700 $72,500 $105,000 $125,000  $160,000
501 + $114,615 $95,000 $115,000 $137,500  $155,000
Business / Industry $58,950 $46,250 $58,000 $71,500  $90,000
Public Service / Government $45,292 $40,000 $42,000 $45,250  $90,516