Paralegal Schools
In Pasadena, California

The city of Pasadena has 2 schools where paralegal faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of paralegal and paralegal education in Pasadena, which includes paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pasadena Vs. California Paralegal Employment

Pasadena 18,160
California 56,490

Exactly 18,160 of the 56,490 paralegals employed in California, work in Pasadena. The number of paralegals in Pasadena has shrunk by 10% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Pasadena has increased.

Pasadena Vs. California Paralegal employment growth

59,290 56,990 57,620 57,110 56,490
20,150 19,240 20,040 19,470 18,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pasadena

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Pasadena

$49,875 $52,970 $53,020 $55,140 $55,585
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Pasadena
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pasadena

As the number of paralegals in Pasadena has shrunk, salaries for paralegals have increased. Pasadena paralegals made $55,585 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for paralegals in Pasadena was $49,875 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Pasadena.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Pasadena

10th percentile
$30,320
25th percentile
$39,705
50th percentile
$53,325
75th percentile
$70,215
90th percentile
$84,905

Paralegals in Pasadena make a median yearly salary of $53,325. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 180%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,320 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $84,905 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Pasadena

Homeland Security
$32,720
Criminal Justice
$46,337
Paralegal
$55,585
Law
$90,200

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Pasadena

2

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Pasadena

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total2

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Pasadena

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
54
Total54

In 2010 approximately 54 students completed paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Pasadena, California

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