Paralegal Schools
In Palatine, Illinois

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at only one paralegal school in Palatine. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the city of Palatine, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Palatine Vs. Illinois Paralegal Employment

Palatine 17,320
Illinois 22,050

Exactly 17,320 of Illinois' 22,050 paralegals work in Palatine. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Palatine has grown by 7%. Overall employment in Palatine has also increased.

Palatine Vs. Illinois Paralegal employment growth

21,330 23,430 23,170 22,330 22,050
16,130 17,670 17,170 16,920 17,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palatine

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Palatine

$45,750 $48,545 $50,445 $51,520 $49,790
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Palatine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palatine

As the number of paralegals in Palatine has grown, salaries for paralegals have also increased. Palatine paralegals made $49,790 per year, on average, in 2010. Paralegals in Palatine made a yearly average salary of $45,750, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Palatine.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Palatine

10th percentile
$30,495
25th percentile
$37,805
50th percentile
$48,375
75th percentile
$60,665
90th percentile
$72,655

Paralegals in Palatine make a median yearly salary of $48,375. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,495 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 138% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Palatine

Paralegal
$49,790
Homeland Security
$50,093
Criminal Justice
$51,288
Court Reporter
$60,420
Law
$79,576

Palatine paralegals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Palatine

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Palatine

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 Palatine's paralegal schools.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Palatine

associate
15
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
40
Total55

In 2010 approximately 55 students completed paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Palatine, Illinois

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