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Paralegal Schools
In Urbandale, Iowa

There is only one paralegal school in Urbandale 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 Urbandale, which encompasses paralegal training at the paralegal associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Urbandale Vs. Iowa Paralegal Employment

Urbandale 870
Iowa 2,870

Exactly 870 of the 2,870 paralegals employed in Iowa, work in Urbandale. There has been a 29% decline in the number of paralegals in Urbandale between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of paralegals in Urbandale has decreased, overall employment in Urbandale has increased.

Urbandale Vs. Iowa Paralegal employment growth

3,820 3,540 3,280 3,070 2,870
1,230 1,080 1,000 1,010 870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Urbandale

Paralegal VS. All professions salaries in Urbandale

$40,135 $42,930 $42,615 $43,730 $45,290
$38,230 $39,530 $40,840 $42,120 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal in Urbandale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Urbandale

As the number of paralegals in Urbandale has shrunk, salaries for paralegals have increased. Urbandale paralegals made $45,290 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for paralegals in Urbandale was $40,135 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of paralegals in Urbandale is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Urbandale

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Paralegals in Urbandale make a median yearly salary of $45,475. The 10% of paralegals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,050 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $59,435 per year.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Urbandale

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Court Reporter

Paralegal salaries in Urbandale are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Paralegal schools in Urbandale


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

Paralegal Programs Offered In Urbandale


There is one degree and certificate program in paralegal offered by Urbandale's paralegal school.

Student Completed Paralegal Degrees In Urbandale


Approximately 12 students graduated from paralegal courses in 2010.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Urbandale, Iowa

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