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Paralegal Schools
In Big Stone Gap, Virginia

The city of Big Stone Gap has only one school where paralegal faculty can find employment. The trends in Big Stone Gap's paralegal academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes paralegal training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Big Stone Gap Vs. Virginia Paralegal Employment

Big Stone Gap 0
Virginia 10,680

As the number of paralegals in Big Stone Gap has decreased, overall employment in Big Stone Gap has increased.

Big Stone Gap Vs. Virginia Paralegal employment growth

10,920 11,370 11,430 11,070 10,680
No data No data No data No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Big Stone Gap

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Big Stone Gap

$27,710 $28,200 $31,365 No data $32,180
$29,180 $30,340 $31,840 No data $33,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Big Stone Gap
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Big Stone Gap

In 2010 an average salary of $32,180 per year was earned by paralegals in Big Stone Gap. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Big Stone Gap made an average salary of $27,710 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Big Stone Gap.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Big Stone Gap

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Big Stone Gap paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $33,375. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,995 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $45,650 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Big Stone Gap

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Big Stone Gap


There is only one accredited paralegal school in the city. Many of Big Stone Gap's paralegals are graduates of this school.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Big Stone Gap


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in paralegal offered by Big Stone Gap's paralegal schools.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Big Stone Gap


Approximately 12 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Big Stone Gap, Virginia

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