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Paralegal Schools
In Santa Ana, California

In Santa Ana, there are 2 paralegal schools where paralegal faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in Santa Ana, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Ana Vs. California Paralegal Employment

Santa Ana 6,310
California 56,490

Exactly 6,310 of California's 56,490 paralegals work in Santa Ana. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Ana, there has been a 5% growth in the number of paralegals. Overall employment in Santa Ana has decreased.

Santa Ana Vs. California Paralegal employment growth

59,290 56,990 57,620 57,110 56,490
6,020 5,820 6,070 6,550 6,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Ana

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Santa Ana

$50,925 $51,270 $52,885 $53,040 $51,765
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Santa Ana
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Ana

In Santa Ana, salaries for paralegals have increased. In 2010 paralegals in Santa Ana reportedly earned an average salary of $51,765 per year. Paralegals in Santa Ana made a yearly average salary of $50,925, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Ana.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Santa Ana

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Paralegals in Santa Ana earn a median salary of $48,210 per year. The difference in pay between the paralegals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 213%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,110 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $84,970 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Santa Ana

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Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Santa Ana


There are 2 accredited paralegal schools in the city. Many of Santa Ana's paralegals are graduates of one of these schools.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Santa Ana


Santa Ana's paralegal schools offer 3 paralegal degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Santa Ana


Approximately 86 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Santa Ana, California

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