New York Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in New York

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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in New York

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: New York, Nassau and Buffalo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ithaca, Utica and Poughkeepsie
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New York, Nassau and Buffalo

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in New York

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New York, Poughkeepsie and Nassau

Schools for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in New York are listed below.

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in New York

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More New York Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Broome Community College Binghamton Associate 6,558
CUNY Bronx Community College Bronx Associate 9,003
CUNY Hostos Community College Bronx Associate 5,112
CUNY John Jay College Criminal Justice New York Masters 14,841
CUNY LaGuardia Community College Long Island City Associate 15,169
CUNY New York City College of Technology Brooklyn Bachelor 13,502
Corning Community College Corning Associate 5,072
Dutchess Community College Poughkeepsie Associate 8,248
Erie Community College Buffalo Associate 13,053
Finger Lakes Community College Canandaigua Associate 5,351
Genesee Community College Batavia Associate 6,472
Herkimer County Community College Herkimer Associate 3,328
Hilbert College Hamburg Bachelor 1,046
Ithaca College Ithaca Doctorate 6,660
Jefferson Community College Watertown Associate 3,191
Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus Brooklyn Doctorate & First Professional 8,174
Marist College Poughkeepsie Masters 5,727
Mildred Elley School Albany Associate 396
Monroe Community College Rochester Associate 17,482
Nassau Community College Garden City Associate 21,483
Rockland Community College Suffern Associate 6,653
SUNY Westchester Community College Valhalla Associate 12,073
Sage College of Albany Albany Doctorate 1,987
Schenectady County Community College Schenectady Associate 4,367
St. John's University-New York Queens Doctorate 20,096
Suffolk County Community College Selden Associate 22,092
Sullivan County Community College Loch Sheldrake Associate 1,611
Tompkins-Cortland Community College Dryden Associate 3,213

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

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

New York

Albany 1030 $50070 1.19
Schenectady 1030 $50070 1.19
Troy 1030 $50070 1.19
Glens Falls 60 $43870 0.55
Ithaca 110 $36450 1.16
Buffalo 1080 $45450 1.01
Cheektowaga 1080 $45450 1.01
Niagara Falls 1080 $45450 1.01
Binghamton 190 $39770 0.92
Elmira 50 $41680 0.66
Kingston 0 $47680 0
Rochester 1030 $42710 1.02
Syracuse 520 $50520 0.88
Utica 120 $52190 0.51
Rome 120 $52190 0.51
Watertown 0 $45340 0
Fort Drum 0 $45340 0
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