Paralegal Schools
In Sioux Falls, South Dakota

The city of Sioux Falls has 3 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 Sioux Falls, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Paralegal
  • Bachelors degree in Paralegal


Statistics

Professional Trends

Sioux Falls Vs. South Dakota Paralegal Employment

Sioux Falls 380
South Dakota 1,280

Exactly 380 of South Dakota's 1,280 paralegals work in Sioux Falls. There has been a 280% growth in the number of paralegals in Sioux Falls between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for paralegals in Sioux Falls has increased, overall employment in Sioux Falls has also increased.

Sioux Falls Vs. South Dakota Paralegal employment growth

840 830 1,040 1,180 1,280
100 220 310 390 380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Sioux Falls

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Sioux Falls

$36,685 $37,990 $35,870 $35,205 $33,450
$32,870 $34,140 $35,420 $35,840 $36,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Sioux Falls
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sioux Falls

In Sioux Falls, salaries for paralegals have decreased. Sioux Falls paralegals made $33,450 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for paralegals in Sioux Falls was $36,685 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of paralegals in Sioux Falls is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Sioux Falls

10th percentile
$25,705
25th percentile
$28,190
50th percentile
$31,895
75th percentile
$36,770
90th percentile
$44,760

Paralegals make a median salary of $31,895 per year in Sioux Falls. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 74%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,705 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $44,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Sioux Falls

Homeland Security
$26,020
Criminal Justice
$28,980
Paralegal
$33,450
Law
$45,015

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Sioux Falls

3

Many of Sioux Falls' paralegals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited paralegal schools in the city.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Sioux Falls

associate
3
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

Sioux Falls' paralegal schools offer 4 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Sioux Falls

associate
11
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total16

Approximately 16 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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