Paralegal Schools
In Fountain Valley, California

In Fountain Valley, there is only one paralegal 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 Fountain Valley, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fountain Valley Vs. California Paralegal Employment

Fountain Valley 6,310
California 56,490

Exactly 6,310 of the 56,490 paralegals employed in California, work in Fountain Valley. There has been a 5% growth in the number of paralegals in Fountain Valley between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for paralegals in Fountain Valley has increased, overall employment in Fountain Valley has decreased.

Fountain Valley Vs. California Paralegal employment growth

59,290 56,990 57,620 57,110 56,490
6,020 5,820 6,070 6,550 6,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fountain Valley

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Fountain Valley

$50,925 $51,270 $52,885 $53,040 $51,765
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Fountain Valley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fountain Valley

Salaries for paralegals in Fountain Valley have increased. Fountain Valley paralegals made $51,765 per year, on average, in 2010. Paralegals in Fountain Valley made a yearly average salary of $50,925, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fountain Valley.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Fountain Valley

10th percentile
$27,110
25th percentile
$35,080
50th percentile
$48,210
75th percentile
$64,900
90th percentile
$84,970

Paralegals make a median salary of $48,210 per year in Fountain Valley. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,110 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 213% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Fountain Valley

Paralegal
$51,765
Homeland Security
$53,907
Criminal Justice
$59,470
Law
$74,481

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Fountain Valley

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Fountain Valley

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in paralegal offered by Fountain Valley's paralegal schools.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Fountain Valley

associate
13
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
34
Total47

In 2010 approximately 47 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Fountain Valley, California

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