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Paralegal Schools
In San Marcos, California

There is only one paralegal school in San Marcos for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the city of San Marcos, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Marcos Vs. California Paralegal Employment

San Marcos 6,000
California 56,490

Of the 56,490 paralegals employed in California, 6,000 work in San Marcos. There has been a 28% growth in the number of paralegals in San Marcos between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in San Marcos has also increased.

San Marcos Vs. California Paralegal employment growth

59,290 56,990 57,620 57,110 56,490
4,680 4,900 5,030 5,450 6,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Marcos

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in San Marcos

$50,365 $50,880 $50,135 $52,190 $53,065
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in San Marcos
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Marcos

In San Marcos, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 paralegals in San Marcos reportedly earned an average salary of $53,065 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in San Marcos made an average salary of $50,365 per year. The growth in the salary of paralegals in San Marcos is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in San Marcos

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90th percentile

Paralegals in San Marcos earn a median salary of $53,820 per year. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 145%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,960 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,875 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in San Marcos

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in San Marcos


Many of San Marcos' paralegals are graduates of the only accredited paralegal school in the city.

Paralegal Programs Offered In San Marcos


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in paralegal offered by San Marcos' paralegal schools.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In San Marcos


Approximately 5 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in San Marcos, California

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