Paralegal Schools In Wyoming

Paralegal classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited paralegal schools in Wyoming. The trends in Wyoming's paralegal academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal


Schools

  1. Casper College

    125 College Dr, Casper, Wyoming 82601-4699

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  2. Laramie County Community College

    1400 E College Dr, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82007-3299

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wyoming Vs. National Paralegal Employment

Wyoming 900
National 476,640

Of all of the paralegals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Wyoming.

Employment Growth for Paralegals In Wyoming

360 630 670 750 900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Wyoming, the field of paralegal is growing. In 2010 there were 540 more paralegals working in Wyoming than there were in 2006. Thus, in Wyoming, this field has grown by 150% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of paralegals around the country. Nationally, the number of paralegals has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Paralegal VS. All Professions salaries in Wyoming

$29,880 $15,145 $32,920 $34,630 $36,435
$39,030 $40,775 $42,169 $45,101 $46,923
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of paralegals is growing, the salaries paid to paralegals are increasing in Wyoming. Paralegals earned a yearly mean salary of $29,880 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $36,435 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Wyoming

10th percentile
$24,415
25th percentile
$29,450
50th percentile
$35,490
75th percentile
$43,065
90th percentile
$50,400

This represents a 18% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Wyoming state, within the field of paralegal, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid paralegals earn 106% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Wyoming

Criminal Justice
$44,644
Homeland Security
$45,363
Law
$55,687
Paralegal
$36,435

In Wyoming, paralegals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Paralegal programs available for each degree type for all schools in Wyoming

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total4

As the number of paralegals is increasing in Wyoming state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited paralegal schools in Wyoming state is also increasing. In 2006, 8 students graduated from paralegal courses in Wyoming. And in 2010, 19 students graduated.

Thus there was a 138% percent increase in the number of paralegal school degree or certificate graduates in Wyoming. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned an associate's degree in paralegal.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Wyoming

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