Massachusetts Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Massachusetts

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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Taunton, Boston and Barnstable
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Brockton, Worcester and Framingham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Springfield and Worcester

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Boston, Worcester and Lowell

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

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in Massachusetts

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More Massachusetts Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Amherst College Amherst Bachelor 1,683
Anna Maria College Paxton Masters 1,244
Assumption College Worcester Masters 2,872
Atlantic Union College South Lancaster Masters 562
Bay Path College Longmeadow Masters 1,603
Bentley University Waltham Doctorate 5,636
Boston University Boston Doctorate & First Professional 32,053
Bridgewater State College Bridgewater Masters 9,934
Bunker Hill Community College Boston Associate 8,806
Cape Cod Community College West Barnstable Associate 4,299
College of Our Lady of the Elms Chicopee Masters 1,258
Fisher College Boston Bachelor 1,225
Marian Court College Swampscott Associate 257
Massachusetts Bay Community College Wellesley Hills Associate 5,018
Middlesex Community College Bedford Bedford Associate 8,124
Mount Wachusett Community College Gardner Associate 4,147
Newbury College-Brookline Brookline Bachelor 1,202
North Shore Community College Danvers Associate 7,107
Northern Essex Community College Haverhill Associate 6,526
Quincy College Quincy Associate 3,932
Suffolk University Boston Doctorate 9,103
University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst Doctorate 25,873

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

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


Leominster 50 $0 0.49
Gardner 50 $0 0.49
New Bedford 140 $47030 1.11
Pittsfield 0 $46130 0
Barnstable Town 0 $30580 0
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