Connecticut Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterbury, Hartford and New Haven
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danbury, Norwich and Bridgeport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Hartford, Bridgeport and Danbury

Schools for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in Connecticut

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Legal Support and Services - Paralegal Concentration, BS in Legal Support and Services, MS in Legal Studies, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Paralegal Studies (AS)
  • Degrees: Associate
Branford Hall Career Institute
Branford, Southington

Get the career you want at Branford Hall Career Institute.

  • Programs: Paralegal
  • Degrees: Certificate

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  • Programs: AAS, Legal Studies, BS, Legal Studies
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

Get hands-on training with Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute. Our campuses in New York and Connecticut can help give you career training in a wide variety of fields.

  • Programs: Legal Administrative Assistant - Day, Legal Administrative Assistant - Eve
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Connecticut Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briarwood College Southington Bachelor 663
Manchester Community College Manchester Associate 6,484
Naugatuck Valley Community College Waterbury Associate 5,966
Norwalk Community College Norwalk Associate 6,231
Sacred Heart University Fairfield Doctorate 5,801
University of Hartford West Hartford Doctorate 7,290
University of New Haven West Haven Doctorate 4,774

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Connecticut. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Paralegals And Legal Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Paralegals And Legal Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Hartford 2690 $50420 2.36
West Hartford 2690 $50420 2.36
East Hartford 2690 $50420 2.36
New Haven 680 $49470 1.24
Waterbury 200 $34450 1.5
Bridgeport 1360 $58090 1.66
Stamford 1360 $58090 1.66
Norwalk 1360 $58090 1.66
Danbury 170 $54310 1.08
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