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Paralegal Schools
In Mount Vernon, Washington

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at only one paralegal school in Mount Vernon. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the city of Mount Vernon, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Mount Vernon Vs. Washington Paralegal Employment

Mount Vernon 70
Washington 10,210

Exactly 70 of Washington State's 10,210 paralegals work in Mount Vernon. There has been a 30% decline in the number of paralegals in Mount Vernon between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of paralegals in Mount Vernon has decreased, overall employment in Mount Vernon has increased.

Mount Vernon Vs. Washington Paralegal employment growth

8,250 8,610 9,740 10,200 10,210
100 No data 80 110 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Mount Vernon

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Mount Vernon

$40,780 $35,740 $33,945 $36,050 $40,725
$37,100 $38,150 $40,320 $41,440 $41,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Mount Vernon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mount Vernon

As the number of paralegals in Mount Vernon has shrunk, salaries for paralegals have also decreased. In 2010 Mount Vernon paralegals earned an average yearly salary of $40,725. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Mount Vernon made an average salary of $40,780 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Mount Vernon.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Mount Vernon

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Mount Vernon paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $38,520. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,180 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $57,450 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Mount Vernon

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Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Mount Vernon


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Mount Vernon


Mount Vernon's paralegal schools offer 2 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Mount Vernon


In 2010 approximately 7 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Mount Vernon, Washington

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