ALA Demographics - All Members

The following tables identify demographic information about ALA's members, including location, chapter affiliation, the type of organization in which they are employed, the number of attorneys in their employer office, and primary job responsibilities. This data is as of 1/1/2022.

Membership by Country
CountryNo. of Members% of Members
United States8,16395.83%
Canada2723.19%
Mexico320.38%
Brazil120.14%
Nigeria60.07%
United Kingdom40.05%
Australia20.02%
China20.02%
Dominican Republic20.02%
Germany20.02%
Other Countries210.25%
Total8,518100.00%

 

Chapter Affiliation
AffiliatedIndependentTotal*
5,7692,5588,327

*Does not include 191 inactive members.

 

Employer Type
Employer TypeNo. of Members% of Members
Private Law Office7,74090.97%
Unemployed2552.99%
Other (Bar Execs, Life Members, etc.)2462.89%
Government Law Office851.00%
Consulting Firms520.61%
Non-Profit Organization470.55%
Corporate Law Office460.54%
Law Firm-Solo Practitioner340.40%
College/University130.15%
Total8,518100.00%
Number of Attorneys in Firm
No. of AttorneysNo. of Members% of Members
1-141,81225.76%
15-291,60622.83%
30-741,91427.21%
75-1491,01314.40%
150 and above6909.81%
Total*7,035100.00%

*Does not include 1,483 members who did not provide data.

 

Job Responsibilities
Position HeldNo. of Members% of Members
Overall Management4,45255.46%
H.R. 1,34616.77%
Financial 93411.63%
Other2473.08%
Systems2192.73%
Practice Management2182.72%
Pre-Management/Support Staff1832.28%
Facilities1662.07%
Marketing1341.67%
Project Management390.49%
Practicing Attorney370.46%
Process Improvement280.35%
Academic160.20%
Pricing90.11%
Non-Management00.00%
Total*8,028100.00%

*Does not include 490 members who did not provide data.

 

Age
Age RangeNo. of Members% of Members
Between 17 and 26220.39%
Between 27 and 362885.05%
Between 37 and 4687815.40%
Between 47 and 561,72930.33%
Between 57 and 662,19738.54%
Between 67 and 765379.42%
Over 76490.86%
Total*5,700100.00%

*Does not include 2,818 members who did not provide data.

 

Gender
GenderNo. of Members% of Members
Female6,74178.22%
Male1,66521.77%
Other30.01%
Total*8,409100.00%

*Does not include 109 members who did not provide data.

Race/Ethnic Identification
Race/Ethnic IdentificationNo. of Members% of Members
White5,03582.26%
Hispanic4507.35%
Black3676.00%
Asian/Pacific Islander1392.27%
Multiracial1101.80%
American Indian/Alaskan Native200.33%
Total*6,103100.00%

*Does not include 2,397 members who did not provide data.

Level of Education
Highest Level ObtainedNo. of Members% of Members
 High School Graduate 239 3.64%
 Some College - No Degree 1,192 18.14%
 Associate's Degree 617 9.39%
 Bachelor's Degree 2,775 42.24%
 Master’s Degree 673 10.24%
 MBA 529 8.05%
 JD/MBA 32 0.49%
 JD/LLB 175 2.66%
 Doctorate 25 0.38%
 CPA 49 0.75%
 CPA, Bachelor’s Degree 185 2.82%
 CPA, Master’s Degree 37 0.56%
 CPA, MBA 34 0.52%
 CPA, JD/LLB 8 0.12%
 Total* 6,570 100.00%

*Does not include 1,948 members who did not provide data.

Salary
Salary RangeNo. of Members% of Members
$25,000 to $49,999561.79%
$50,000 to $74,99949915.94%
$75,000 to $99,99977724.81%
$100,000 to $124,99962619.99%
$125,000 to $149,99941513.25%
$150,000 to $174,9993139.99%
$175,000 to $199,9991464.66%
$200,000 to $224,999953.03%
$225,000 to $249,999632.01%
$250,000 and Over1424.53%
Total*3,132100.00%

*Does not include 5,386 members who did not provide data.