Paralegal Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at only one paralegal school in Lakewood. The trends in Lakewood's paralegal academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lakewood Vs. Washington Paralegal Employment

Lakewood 820
Washington 10,210

Exactly 820 of the 10,210 paralegals employed in Washington State, work in Lakewood. The number of paralegals in Lakewood has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Lakewood has also increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Paralegal employment growth

8,250 8,610 9,740 10,200 10,210
810 870 650 940 820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$39,980 $40,000 $41,165 $40,920 $44,500
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

As the number of paralegals in Lakewood has grown, salaries for paralegals have also increased. In 2010 paralegals in Lakewood reportedly earned an average salary of $44,500 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for paralegals in Lakewood was $39,980 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lakewood.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Lakewood

10th percentile
$28,320
25th percentile
$34,655
50th percentile
$42,820
75th percentile
$51,560
90th percentile
$62,630

Paralegals make a median salary of $42,820 per year in Lakewood. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Lakewood

Paralegal
$44,500
Homeland Security
$51,680
Criminal Justice
$55,283
Law
$69,928

Lakewood paralegals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Lakewood

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Lakewood

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Lakewood

associate
7
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

Approximately 7 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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