Paralegal Schools
In Perkinston, Mississippi

The city of Perkinston has only one school 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 Perkinston, which encompasses paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Perkinston Vs. Mississippi Paralegal Employment

Perkinston 260
Mississippi 2,970

Exactly 260 of the 2,970 paralegals employed in Mississippi, work in Perkinston. Between 2006 and 2010, in Perkinston, there has been a 100% growth in the number of paralegals. Overall employment in Perkinston has also increased.

Perkinston Vs. Mississippi Paralegal employment growth

3,440 3,220 3,180 2,950 2,970
130 190 220 180 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Perkinston

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Perkinston

$36,410 $38,220 $36,555 $37,450 $35,850
$32,530 $33,490 $34,850 $35,540 $35,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Perkinston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Perkinston

As the number of paralegals in Perkinston has grown, salaries for paralegals have decreased. In 2010 Perkinston paralegals earned an average yearly salary of $35,850. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Perkinston made an average salary of $36,410 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Perkinston.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Perkinston

10th percentile
$28,025
25th percentile
$30,445
50th percentile
$34,645
75th percentile
$39,790
90th percentile
$47,030

Perkinston paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $34,645. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,025 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $47,030 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Perkinston

Paralegal
$35,850
Criminal Justice
$37,755
Homeland Security
$45,685
Law
$49,269

On average paralegal salaries in Perkinston are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Perkinston

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Perkinston

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Perkinston

associate
6
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Perkinston, Mississippi

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