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Paralegal Schools
In Buffalo, New York

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at only one paralegal school in Buffalo. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in Buffalo, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Paralegal Employment

Buffalo 2,420
New York 45,240

Of the 45,240 paralegals employed in New York, 2,420 work in Buffalo. There has been a 100% growth in the number of paralegals in Buffalo between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Buffalo has also increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Paralegal employment growth

50,830 56,060 57,820 53,960 45,240
1,210 2,400 2,760 2,820 2,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$37,135 $39,230 $39,890 $43,350 $42,740
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

Salaries for paralegals in Buffalo have increased. In 2010 Buffalo paralegals earned an average yearly salary of $42,740. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for paralegals in Buffalo was $37,135 per year. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Buffalo is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Buffalo

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Paralegals in Buffalo make a median yearly salary of $42,165. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 115%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,115 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Buffalo

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
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Paralegal salaries in Buffalo are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Buffalo


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Buffalo


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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Buffalo


Approximately 33 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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