Iowa Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Cedar Rapids and Sioux City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Dubuque and Waterloo
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

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

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in Iowa

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  • Programs: Paralegal Studies (AS)
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More Iowa Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Associate 18,320
Grand View University Des Moines Bachelor 1,748
Iowa Lakes Community College Estherville Associate 3,013
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids Associate 15,091
University of Dubuque Dubuque Doctorate & First Professional 1,560
University of Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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


Ames 30 $46480 0.4
Iowa City 70 $44840 0.39
Cedar Rapids 290 $46470 1.03
Des Moines 830 $51110 1.21
West Des Moines 830 $51110 1.21
Dubuque 40 $41640 0.37
Waterloo 170 $44830 0.97
Cedar Falls 170 $44830 0.97
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