Paralegal Schools
In Lincoln, Nebraska

There are 2 paralegal schools in Lincoln for faculty to choose from. The trends in Lincoln's paralegal academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Paralegal
  • Bachelors degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Paralegal Employment

Lincoln 430
Nebraska 2,220

Of the 2,220 paralegals employed in Nebraska, 430 work in Lincoln. There has been a 187% growth in the number of paralegals in Lincoln between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lincoln has decreased.

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Paralegal employment growth

1,960 2,070 2,130 2,110 2,220
150 470 450 370 430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$37,025 $36,825 $37,460 $38,335 $38,980
$35,110 $35,970 $37,060 $37,730 $39,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

As the number of paralegals in Lincoln has grown, salaries for paralegals have also increased. In 2010 paralegals in Lincoln reportedly earned an average salary of $38,980 per year. Paralegals in Lincoln made a yearly average salary of $37,025, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lincoln.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Lincoln

10th percentile
$29,650
25th percentile
$34,195
50th percentile
$38,385
75th percentile
$42,975
90th percentile
$50,475

Paralegals in Lincoln earn a median salary of $38,385 per year. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,650 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 70% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Lincoln

Homeland Security
$27,235
Criminal Justice
$33,853
Paralegal
$38,980
Law
$50,677

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Lincoln

2

There are 2 accredited paralegal schools in the city. Many of Lincoln's paralegals are graduates of one of these schools.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Lincoln

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Lincoln

associate
10
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

In 2010 approximately 15 students completed paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Nebraska

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