Paralegal Schools
In Bedford, Massachusetts

In Bedford, there is only one paralegal school where paralegal faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in Bedford, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bedford Vs. Massachusetts Paralegal Employment

Bedford 8,940
Massachusetts 12,790

Exactly 8,940 of Massachusetts' 12,790 paralegals work in Bedford. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Bedford has shrunk by 14%. Overall employment in Bedford has increased.

Bedford Vs. Massachusetts Paralegal employment growth

14,960 13,750 13,670 12,830 12,790
10,410 9,270 9,340 8,900 8,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Bedford

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Bedford

$48,950 $53,080 $54,255 $53,840 $51,615
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Bedford
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bedford

Salaries for paralegals in Bedford have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,615 per year was earned by paralegals in Bedford. The average salary for paralegals in Bedford was $48,950 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bedford.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Bedford

10th percentile
$31,780
25th percentile
$38,135
50th percentile
$49,195
75th percentile
$64,040
90th percentile
$76,195

Paralegals in Bedford earn a median salary of $49,195 per year. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,780 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 140% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Bedford

Homeland Security
$47,090
Criminal Justice
$51,022
Paralegal
$51,615
Court Reporter
$61,610
Law
$74,581

On average paralegals in Bedford earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Bedford.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Bedford

1

Many of Bedford's paralegals are graduates of the only accredited paralegal school in the city.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Bedford

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

Bedford's paralegal schools offer 3 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Bedford

associate
17
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total24

In 2010 approximately 24 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Bedford, Massachusetts

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