Paralegal Schools
In Morehead City, North Carolina

There is only one paralegal school in Morehead City for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of paralegal and paralegal education in Morehead City, which includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Morehead City Vs. North Carolina Paralegal Employment

Morehead City 360
North Carolina 11,400

Exactly 360 of North Carolina's 11,400 paralegals work in Morehead City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Morehead City has shrunk by 33%. As the employment for paralegals in Morehead City has decreased, overall employment in Morehead City has increased.

Morehead City Vs. North Carolina Paralegal employment growth

12,320 12,870 12,460 11,960 11,400
540 460 400 No data 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Morehead City

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Morehead City

$33,620 $36,150 $30,925 No data $31,785
$29,880 $31,110 $32,310 No data $34,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Morehead City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Morehead City

As the number of paralegals in Morehead City has shrunk, salaries for paralegals have also decreased. In 2010 Morehead City paralegals earned an average yearly salary of $31,785. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Morehead City made an average salary of $33,620 per year. The decline in the salary of paralegals in Morehead City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Morehead City

10th percentile
$21,210
25th percentile
$23,610
50th percentile
$28,835
75th percentile
$39,055
90th percentile
$46,350

Paralegals in Morehead City make a median yearly salary of $28,835. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $21,210 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,350 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Morehead City

Paralegal
$31,785
Criminal Justice
$32,758
Homeland Security
$33,063
Law
$43,728

On average paralegal salaries in Morehead City are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Morehead City

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Morehead City

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Morehead City's paralegal school offers one paralegal degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Morehead City

associate
6
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Morehead City, North Carolina

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