Paralegal Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

The city of Norfolk has 2 schools where paralegal faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the city of Norfolk, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Paralegal Employment

Norfolk 2,270
Virginia 10,680

Exactly 2,270 of Virginia's 10,680 paralegals work in Norfolk. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Norfolk has grown by 14%. Overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Paralegal employment growth

10,920 11,370 11,430 11,070 10,680
2,000 2,020 2,060 2,100 2,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$37,310 $37,320 $39,010 $40,540 $41,715
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

As the number of paralegals in Norfolk has grown, salaries for paralegals have also increased. In 2010 paralegals in Norfolk reportedly earned an average salary of $41,715 per year. Paralegals in Norfolk made a yearly average salary of $37,310, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Norfolk.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Norfolk

10th percentile
$29,210
25th percentile
$34,185
50th percentile
$40,555
75th percentile
$47,185
90th percentile
$58,115

Paralegals in Norfolk earn a median salary of $40,555 per year. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,210 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,115 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Norfolk

Paralegal
$41,715
Criminal Justice
$41,762
Homeland Security
$42,230
Court Reporter
$53,800
Law
$55,694

Paralegal salaries in Norfolk are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Norfolk

2

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Norfolk

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in paralegal offered by Norfolk's paralegal schools.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Norfolk

associate
32
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
8
Total40

Approximately 40 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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