Washington Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Washington

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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Yakima, Tacoma and Seattle
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bremerton, Kennewick and Bellingham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Seattle, Olympia and Bremerton

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

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in Washington

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  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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  • Programs: Paralegal Studies (AS)
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Washington Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Washington University Ellensburg Masters 10,505
Clark College Vancouver Associate 9,705
Columbia Basin College Pasco Associate 6,393
Edmonds Community College Lynnwood Associate 8,435
Highline Community College Des Moines Associate 5,859
Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Lakewood Associate 7,504
Skagit Valley College Mount Vernon Associate 5,727
South Puget Sound Community College Olympia Associate 4,947
Spokane Community College Spokane Associate 6,961
Tacoma Community College Tacoma Associate 5,811
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218
Whatcom Community College Bellingham Associate 4,127

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

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


Bremerton 150 $53400 0.9
Silverdale 150 $53400 0.9
Bellingham 110 $53160 0.68
Longview 40 $36950 0.56
Mount Vernon 70 $46070 0.76
Anacortes 70 $46070 0.76
Kennewick 40 $45220 0.21
Richland 40 $45220 0.21
Olympia 160 $55130 0.8
Tumwater 160 $55130 0.8
Seattle 3670 $59010 1.02
Tacoma 3670 $59010 1.02
Bellevue 3670 $59010 1.02
Spokane 280 $48420 0.64
Spokane Valley 280 $48420 0.64
Walla Walla 30 $52020 0.67
Wenatchee 70 $53280 0.83
Yakima 150 $38890 0.88
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