ABA Employment Summaries

Class of 2019 — 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 121 1 1 0 123 78.3%
Employed – JD Advantage 13 2 3 0 18 11.5%
Employed – Professional Position 0 0 1 0 1 0.6%
Employed – Non-Professional Position 0 0 2 0 2 1.3%
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 1.3%
Employed – Start Date Deferred 2 1.3%
Unemployed – Not Seeking 2 1.3%
Unemployed – Seeking 6 3.82%
Employment Status Unknown 1 0.6%
Total graduates 157

Employment Type and Median Salaries

Type Percentage 25th Percentile Median Salary 75th Percentile
Private Practice 51% $75,000 $90,000 $150,000
Government 14% $67,000 $75,000 $81,500
Clerkships 13% $53,250 $58,500 $64,000
Public Interest 11% $57,750 $62,400 $67,000
Business 10% $83,250 $90,000 $95,000
         

Employment Location

Region # of Jobs % of Jobs
Pacific 132 92%
South Atlantic 6 4%
Mid Atlantic 2 1%
Midwest 2 1%
Mountain West 1 1%
Non U.S. Locations 1 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%