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Paralegal Schools
In Sylva, North Carolina

There is only one paralegal school in Sylva for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the paralegal academic community in Sylva, and the future trends. Academia in paralegal includes paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Sylva Vs. North Carolina Paralegal Employment

Sylva 340
North Carolina 11,400

Of the 11,400 paralegals employed in North Carolina, 340 work in Sylva. There has been a 31% growth in the number of paralegals in Sylva between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Sylva has also increased.

Sylva Vs. North Carolina Paralegal employment growth

12,320 12,870 12,460 11,960 11,400
260 310 290 No data 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Sylva

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Sylva

$30,030 $27,785 $29,455 No data $30,030
$29,730 $30,520 $31,770 No data $33,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Sylva
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sylva

In Sylva, salaries for paralegals have decreased. In 2010 paralegals in Sylva reportedly earned an average salary of $30,030 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, paralegals in Sylva made an average salary of $30,030 per year. The decline in the salary of paralegals in Sylva is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Sylva

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Sylva paralegals earn a median yearly salary of $29,525. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,685 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $41,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Sylva

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

Sylva paralegals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Sylva


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Sylva


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

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Sylva


Approximately 3 students completed paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Sylva, North Carolina

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