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Paralegal Schools
In Ridgecrest, California

The city of Ridgecrest 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 Ridgecrest, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ridgecrest Vs. California Paralegal Employment

Ridgecrest 490
California 56,490

Exactly 490 of California's 56,490 paralegals work in Ridgecrest. There has been a 158% growth in the number of paralegals in Ridgecrest between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of paralegals in Ridgecrest has increased, overall employment in Ridgecrest has also increased.

Ridgecrest Vs. California Paralegal employment growth

59,290 56,990 57,620 57,110 56,490
190 150 390 460 490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Ridgecrest

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Ridgecrest

$44,290 $45,990 $46,140 $45,565 $46,685
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Ridgecrest
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ridgecrest

In Ridgecrest, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 Ridgecrest paralegals earned an average yearly salary of $46,685. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Ridgecrest made an average salary of $44,290 per year. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Ridgecrest is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Ridgecrest

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Paralegals make a median salary of $43,260 per year in Ridgecrest. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Ridgecrest

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Court Reporter

On average paralegal salaries in Ridgecrest are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Ridgecrest


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Ridgecrest


Ridgecrest's paralegal schools offer 2 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Ridgecrest


In 2010 approximately 4 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Ridgecrest, California

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