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Paralegal Schools
In Madison, Wisconsin

In Madison, there are 4 paralegal schools where paralegal faculty can find employment. The trends in Madison'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

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Paralegal Employment

Madison 810
Wisconsin 7,220

Exactly 810 of Wisconsin's 7,220 paralegals work in Madison. There has been a 25% decline in the number of paralegals in Madison between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for paralegals in Madison has decreased, overall employment in Madison has increased.

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Paralegal employment growth

7,020 7,220 7,100 7,710 7,220
1,080 1,120 950 960 810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Madison

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Madison

$41,195 $42,240 $45,200 $47,185 $45,095
$40,050 $41,360 $42,940 $44,150 $45,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Madison
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Madison

In Madison, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $45,095 per year was earned by paralegals in Madison. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for paralegals in Madison was $41,195 per year. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Madison is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Madison

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Madison paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $44,645. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,965 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $61,820 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Madison

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Paralegal salaries in Madison are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Madison


Many of Madison's paralegals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited paralegal schools in the city.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Madison


Madison's paralegal schools offer 3 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Madison


In 2010 approximately 57 students completed paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Madison, Wisconsin

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