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Paralegal Schools
In Kansas City, Kansas

The city of Kansas City 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 Kansas City, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Paralegal Employment

Kansas City 4,130
Kansas 3,660

Exactly 4,130 of the 3,660 paralegals employed in Kansas, work in Kansas City. There has been a 8% decline in the number of paralegals in Kansas City between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of paralegals in Kansas City has decreased, overall employment in Kansas City has increased.

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Paralegal employment growth

3,380 2,990 3,120 3,120 3,660
4,490 4,180 3,990 4,090 4,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$39,595 $41,405 $43,650 $45,000 $44,275
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

As the number of paralegals in Kansas City has shrunk, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 paralegals in Kansas City reportedly earned an average salary of $44,275 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Kansas City made an average salary of $39,595 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Kansas City.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Kansas City

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Paralegals in Kansas City earn a median salary of $43,595 per year. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 110%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,265 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $61,480 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Kansas City

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Court Reporter

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Kansas City


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Kansas City


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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Kansas City


Approximately 2 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Kansas

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