Paralegal Schools
In Newton, New Jersey

In Newton, there is only one paralegal school where paralegal faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in Newton, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Newton Vs. New Jersey Paralegal Employment

Newton 6,650
New Jersey 17,710

Of the 17,710 paralegals employed in New Jersey, 6,650 work in Newton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Newton, there has been a 8% decline in the number of paralegals. As the employment for paralegals in Newton has decreased, overall employment in Newton has increased.

Newton Vs. New Jersey Paralegal employment growth

20,360 19,690 19,600 18,040 17,710
7,200 7,040 7,070 6,830 6,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newton

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Newton

$47,740 $49,115 $48,565 $50,070 $49,890
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Newton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newton

Salaries for paralegals in Newton have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $49,890 per year was earned by paralegals in Newton. Paralegals in Newton made a yearly average salary of $47,740, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Newton.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Newton

10th percentile
$30,005
25th percentile
$40,145
50th percentile
$50,095
75th percentile
$59,755
90th percentile
$69,720

Newton paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $50,095. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,005 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 132% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Newton

Paralegal
$49,890
Homeland Security
$53,117
Criminal Justice
$61,100
Court Reporter
$75,750
Law
$81,882

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Newton

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Newton

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Newton

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total15

Approximately 15 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Newton, New Jersey

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