Paralegal Schools
In Akron, Ohio

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at one of 3 paralegal schools in Akron. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of paralegal and paralegal education in Akron, which includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Paralegal Employment

Akron 980
Ohio 14,430

Exactly 980 of Ohio's 14,430 paralegals work in Akron. The number of paralegals in Akron has shrunk by 8% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of paralegals in Akron has decreased, overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Paralegal employment growth

15,210 15,270 15,620 14,240 14,430
1,060 1,210 1,180 870 980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$33,035 $34,140 $35,765 $37,920 $41,885
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

Salaries for paralegals in Akron have increased. Akron paralegals made $41,885 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for paralegals in Akron was $33,035 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Akron

10th percentile
$30,155
25th percentile
$33,825
50th percentile
$40,615
75th percentile
$48,680
90th percentile
$57,725

Akron paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $40,615. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,155 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $57,725 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Akron

Paralegal
$41,885
Criminal Justice
$45,742
Homeland Security
$46,397
Law
$53,252

Paralegal salaries in Akron are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Akron

3

There are 3 accredited paralegal schools in the city. Many of Akron's paralegals are graduates of one of these schools.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Akron

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in paralegal offered by Akron's paralegal schools.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Akron

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total20

In 2010 approximately 20 students completed paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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