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Paralegal Schools
In Mount Prospect, Illinois

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


Professional Trends

Mount Prospect Vs. Illinois Paralegal Employment

Mount Prospect 17,320
Illinois 22,050

Of the 22,050 paralegals employed in Illinois, 17,320 work in Mount Prospect. Between 2006 and 2010, in Mount Prospect, there has been a 7% growth in the number of paralegals. As the number of paralegals in Mount Prospect has increased, overall employment in Mount Prospect has also increased.

Mount Prospect Vs. Illinois Paralegal employment growth

21,330 23,430 23,170 22,330 22,050
16,130 17,670 17,170 16,920 17,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Mount Prospect

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Mount Prospect

$45,750 $48,545 $50,445 $51,520 $49,790
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Mount Prospect
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mount Prospect

In Mount Prospect, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 paralegals in Mount Prospect reportedly earned an average salary of $49,790 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Mount Prospect made an average salary of $45,750 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Mount Prospect.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Mount Prospect

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Paralegals in Mount Prospect make a median yearly salary of $48,375. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,495 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 138% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Mount Prospect

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Court Reporter

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Mount Prospect


There is only one accredited paralegal school in the city. Many of Mount Prospect's paralegals are graduates of this school.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Mount Prospect

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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Mount Prospect

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Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Mount Prospect, Illinois

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