Paralegal Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

The city of Tuscaloosa has only one school where paralegal faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in Tuscaloosa, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the paralegal certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Paralegal Employment

Tuscaloosa 190
Alabama 5,770

Of the 5,770 paralegals employed in Alabama, 190 work in Tuscaloosa. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Tuscaloosa has grown by 280%. As the number of paralegals in Tuscaloosa has increased, overall employment in Tuscaloosa has decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Paralegal employment growth

6,500 6,890 6,500 6,080 5,770
50 240 240 No data 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$28,340 $29,685 $31,920 No data $28,250
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

Salaries for paralegals in Tuscaloosa have decreased. In 2010 paralegals in Tuscaloosa reportedly earned an average salary of $28,250 per year. The average salary for paralegals in Tuscaloosa was $28,340 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tuscaloosa.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Tuscaloosa

10th percentile
$20,620
25th percentile
$23,260
50th percentile
$26,950
75th percentile
$30,480
90th percentile
$38,110

Paralegals in Tuscaloosa make a median yearly salary of $26,950. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 85%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,620 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $38,110 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Tuscaloosa

Paralegal
$28,250
Homeland Security
$30,700
Criminal Justice
$31,947
Law
$50,915

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Tuscaloosa

1

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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in paralegal offered by Tuscaloosa's paralegal school.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Tuscaloosa

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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