Paralegal Schools
In Bristol, Rhode Island

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at only one paralegal school in Bristol. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the city of Bristol, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bristol Vs. Rhode Island Paralegal Employment

Bristol 1,970
Rhode Island 1,930

Of the 1,930 paralegals employed in Rhode Island, 1,970 work in Bristol. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Bristol has grown by 1%. As the number of paralegals in Bristol has increased, overall employment in Bristol has also increased.

Bristol Vs. Rhode Island Paralegal employment growth

1,660 2,000 2,240 2,140 1,930
1,960 2,250 2,380 2,210 1,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Bristol

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Bristol

$39,165 $41,365 $41,560 $43,765 $45,460
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Bristol
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bristol

Salaries for paralegals in Bristol have increased. Bristol paralegals made $45,460 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for paralegals in Bristol was $39,165 per year. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Bristol is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Bristol

10th percentile
$32,420
25th percentile
$37,385
50th percentile
$44,255
75th percentile
$51,860
90th percentile
$61,660

Paralegals in Bristol earn a median salary of $44,255 per year. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,420 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 90% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Bristol

Homeland Security
$41,530
Paralegal
$45,460
Criminal Justice
$51,415
Law
$62,047

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Bristol

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Bristol

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Bristol's paralegal schools offer 2 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Bristol

associate
0
bachelor
27
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total33

Approximately 33 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Bristol, Rhode Island

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