Paralegal Schools
In Seattle, Washington

The city of Seattle has only one school where paralegal faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of paralegal and paralegal education in Seattle, which includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington Paralegal Employment

Seattle 6,050
Washington 10,210

Of the 10,210 paralegals employed in Washington State, 6,050 work in Seattle. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Seattle has grown by 35%. Overall employment in Seattle has also increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Paralegal employment growth

8,250 8,610 9,740 10,200 10,210
4,470 4,820 5,680 6,020 6,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$49,720 $49,305 $49,095 $50,875 $50,700
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

In Seattle, salaries for paralegals have increased. Seattle paralegals made $50,700 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for paralegals in Seattle was $49,720 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Seattle is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Seattle

10th percentile
$30,325
25th percentile
$38,100
50th percentile
$50,365
75th percentile
$61,745
90th percentile
$72,090

Seattle paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $50,365. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 138%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,325 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,090 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Seattle

Homeland Security
$42,165
Paralegal
$50,700
Criminal Justice
$51,156
Law
$66,349
Court Reporter
$73,280

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Seattle

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Seattle

No data at this time.

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Seattle

No data at this time.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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