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Paralegal Schools
In San Luis Obispo, California

There is only one paralegal school in San Luis Obispo for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in San Luis Obispo, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Paralegal Employment

San Luis Obispo 230
California 56,490

Exactly 230 of the 56,490 paralegals employed in California, work in San Luis Obispo. There has been a 15% growth in the number of paralegals in San Luis Obispo between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in San Luis Obispo has decreased.

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Paralegal employment growth

59,290 56,990 57,620 57,110 56,490
200 No data No data 210 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Luis Obispo

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in San Luis Obispo

$45,390 $46,350 $43,305 $45,340 $41,600
$38,580 $39,290 $41,410 $43,470 $44,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in San Luis Obispo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Luis Obispo

Salaries for paralegals in San Luis Obispo have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $41,600 per year was earned by paralegals in San Luis Obispo. The average salary for paralegals in San Luis Obispo was $45,390 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Luis Obispo.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in San Luis Obispo

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Paralegals make a median salary of $43,185 per year in San Luis Obispo. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $55,095 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in San Luis Obispo

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in San Luis Obispo


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In San Luis Obispo


San Luis Obispo's paralegal schools offer 2 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In San Luis Obispo


In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from paralegal courses.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in San Luis Obispo, California

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