ABA Employment Summaries

Class of 2018 — 10 months after graduation

Placement Rates

Status Full Time, Long Term Full Time, Short Term Part Time, Long Term Part Time, Short Term Number Percentage
Employed – Bar Passage Required 135 3 0 0 138 81%
Employed – JD Advantage 7 0 3 1 11 6%
Employed – Professional Position 0 0 2 0 2 1%
Employed – Non-Professional Position 1 0 3 0 4 2%
Employed – Law School/University Funded 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Employed – Job Category Indeterminable 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full-Time 2 2%
Employed – Start Date Deferred 3 2%
Unemployed – Not Seeking 1 1%
Unemployed – Seeking 10 6%
Employment Status Unknown 0 0%
Total graduates 171

Employment Type and Median Salaries

Type Percentage 25th Percentile Median Salary 75th Percentile
Private Practice 49% $80,250 $110,000 $165,000
Government 16% $64,000 $65,000 $70,320
Clerkships 14% $53,750 $57,864 $61.250
Business 12% $84,000 $90,000 $100,000
Public Interest 9% $50,500 $55,000 $56,479
         

Employment Location

Region # of Jobs % of Jobs
Pacific 137 88%
South Atlantic 6 4%
Mid Atlantic 3 2%
Midwest 3 2%
Mountain West 2 1%
New England 2 1%
Non U.S. Locations 2 1%

Bar Passage Rates

Washington State Bar UW JD First Time Pass Rate State Average
July 2018 89.9% 79.1%
July 2017 86.3% 78.9%
July 2016 91.0% 77.5%
July 2015 90.5% 88.9%