Paralegal Schools
In Morganton, North Carolina

There is only one paralegal school in Morganton for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the city of Morganton, which encompasses paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Morganton Vs. North Carolina Paralegal Employment

Morganton 270
North Carolina 11,400

Of the 11,400 paralegals employed in North Carolina, 270 work in Morganton. There has been a 23% growth in the number of paralegals in Morganton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for paralegals in Morganton has increased, overall employment in Morganton has decreased.

Morganton Vs. North Carolina Paralegal employment growth

12,320 12,870 12,460 11,960 11,400
220 130 160 180 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Morganton

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Morganton

$32,095 $30,980 $33,550 $36,600 $36,020
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Morganton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Morganton

As the number of paralegals in Morganton has grown, salaries for paralegals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $36,020 per year was earned by paralegals in Morganton. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Morganton made an average salary of $32,095 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Morganton.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Morganton

10th percentile
$29,820
25th percentile
$32,250
50th percentile
$35,460
75th percentile
$39,190
90th percentile
$44,500

Paralegals in Morganton earn a median salary of $35,460 per year. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,820 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 49% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Morganton

Homeland Security
$31,990
Criminal Justice
$32,378
Paralegal
$36,020
Law
$47,584

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Morganton

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Morganton

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Morganton

associate
16
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total16

Approximately 16 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Morganton, North Carolina

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