Paralegal Schools
In Canton, Ohio

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at only one paralegal school in Canton. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in Canton, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Ohio Paralegal Employment

Canton 170
Ohio 14,430

Exactly 170 of the 14,430 paralegals employed in Ohio, work in Canton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Canton, there has been a 31% growth in the number of paralegals. As the employment for paralegals in Canton has increased, overall employment in Canton has decreased.

Canton Vs. Ohio Paralegal employment growth

15,210 15,270 15,620 14,240 14,430
130 360 430 440 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$34,125 $35,170 $34,930 $35,340 $34,600
$33,270 $34,510 $35,830 $36,350 $36,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

In Canton, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 paralegals in Canton reportedly earned an average salary of $34,600 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for paralegals in Canton was $34,125 per year. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Canton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Canton

10th percentile
$20,050
25th percentile
$27,525
50th percentile
$33,105
75th percentile
$42,925
90th percentile
$50,620

Paralegals make a median salary of $33,105 per year in Canton. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,050 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 152% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Canton

Paralegal
$34,600
Homeland Security
$35,110
Criminal Justice
$38,208
Law
$50,822

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Canton

1

There is only one accredited paralegal school in the city. Many of Canton's paralegals are graduates of this school.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Canton

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Canton

associate
15
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total19

In 2010 approximately 19 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Canton, Ohio

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