FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Paralegal Schools
In Schenectady, New York

Paralegal faculty can choose to work at only one paralegal school in Schenectady. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of paralegal and paralegal education in Schenectady, which includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Schenectady Vs. New York Paralegal Employment

Schenectady 1,430
New York 45,240

Exactly 1,430 of New York's 45,240 paralegals work in Schenectady. There has been a 29% decline in the number of paralegals in Schenectady between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of paralegals in Schenectady has decreased, overall employment in Schenectady has increased.

Schenectady Vs. New York Paralegal employment growth

50,830 56,060 57,820 53,960 45,240
2,010 2,340 2,250 1,950 1,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Schenectady

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Schenectady

$38,835 $39,875 $41,200 $42,945 $43,615
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Schenectady
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Schenectady

Salaries for paralegals in Schenectady have increased. In 2010 paralegals in Schenectady reportedly earned an average salary of $43,615 per year. The average salary for paralegals in Schenectady was $38,835 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Schenectady.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Schenectady

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

Paralegals in Schenectady earn a median salary of $42,360 per year. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,555 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $59,715 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Schenectady

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Court Reporter

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

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Schenectady


Many of Schenectady's paralegals are graduates of the only accredited paralegal school in the city.

Paralegal Programs Offered In Schenectady


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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Schenectady


Approximately 25 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Schenectady, New York

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of paralegal faculty, growth in the field of paralegal academia and paralegal faculty salaries in Schenectady, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching paralegal courses to students at the associates degree in paralegal level, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of paralegal in Schenectady. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.


Career Index

Your free online education database