Paralegal Schools
In Dover, Delaware

The city of Dover has only one school 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 Dover, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Paralegal
  • Bachelors degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Dover Vs. Delaware Paralegal Employment

Dover 170
Delaware 2,320

Exactly 170 of the 2,320 paralegals employed in Delaware, work in Dover. There has been a 35% decline in the number of paralegals in Dover between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of paralegals in Dover has decreased, overall employment in Dover has also decreased.

Dover Vs. Delaware Paralegal employment growth

2,610 2,500 2,420 2,380 2,320
260 270 250 220 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Delaware
  • Dark Yellow: Dover

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Dover

$36,205 $37,800 $37,280 $36,690 $39,390
$35,670 $36,790 $38,210 $39,120 $39,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Dover
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dover

Salaries for paralegals in Dover have increased. In 2010 Dover paralegals earned an average yearly salary of $39,390. Paralegals in Dover made a yearly average salary of $36,205, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Dover is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Dover

10th percentile
$28,700
25th percentile
$31,980
50th percentile
$38,215
75th percentile
$46,295
90th percentile
$51,295

Paralegals in Dover make a median yearly salary of $38,215. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 79%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,700 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $51,295 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Dover

Homeland Security
$24,930
Criminal Justice
$35,820
Paralegal
$39,390
Law
$62,520

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Dover

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Dover

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Dover's paralegal school offers one paralegal degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Dover

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total14

In 2010 approximately 14 students completed paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Dover, Delaware

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