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Paralegal Schools
In Olympia, Washington

In Olympia, there is only one paralegal school where paralegal faculty can find employment. The trends in Olympia's paralegal academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Olympia Vs. Washington Paralegal Employment

Olympia 450
Washington 10,210

Exactly 450 of Washington State's 10,210 paralegals work in Olympia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of paralegals in Olympia has grown by 10%. As the employment for paralegals in Olympia has increased, overall employment in Olympia has also increased.

Olympia Vs. Washington Paralegal employment growth

8,250 8,610 9,740 10,200 10,210
410 410 410 430 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Olympia

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Olympia

$40,385 $41,650 $45,355 $45,000 $45,225
$40,840 $42,390 $44,440 $45,570 $46,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Olympia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Olympia

In Olympia, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 paralegals in Olympia reportedly earned an average salary of $45,225 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Olympia made an average salary of $40,385 per year. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Olympia is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Olympia

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Paralegals make a median salary of $47,740 per year in Olympia. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,435 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 69% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Olympia

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Olympia


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Olympia


Olympia's paralegal school offers one paralegal degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Olympia


Approximately 12 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Olympia, Washington

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