Paralegal Schools
In Beckley, West Virginia

The city of Beckley has 2 schools where paralegal faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the city of Beckley, which encompasses paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Paralegal Employment

Beckley 470
West Virginia 3,710

Exactly 470 of West Virginia's 3,710 paralegals work in Beckley. There has been a 35% decline in the number of paralegals in Beckley between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Beckley has increased.

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Paralegal employment growth

3,630 3,640 3,620 4,010 3,710
720 340 630 No data 470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Beckley

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Beckley

$29,290 $30,435 $29,855 No data $27,785
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Beckley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Beckley

As the number of paralegals in Beckley has shrunk, salaries for paralegals have also decreased. Beckley paralegals made $27,785 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for paralegals in Beckley was $29,290 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of paralegals in Beckley is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Beckley

10th percentile
$19,515
25th percentile
$24,850
50th percentile
$28,360
75th percentile
$31,510
90th percentile
$34,340

Paralegals in Beckley make a median yearly salary of $28,360. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,515 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 76% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Beckley

Paralegal
$27,785
Criminal Justice
$30,250
Homeland Security
$31,400
Law
$36,013

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Beckley

2

There are 2 accredited paralegal schools in the city. Many of Beckley's paralegals are graduates of one of these schools.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Beckley

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 Beckley's paralegal schools.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Beckley

associate
7
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

In 2010 approximately 7 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Beckley, West Virginia

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