dcsimg

Paralegals And Legal Assistants picture    Paralegals And Legal Assistants image

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

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab. .
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.
 
Results:  2
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Legal Support and Services - Paralegal Concentration
  • BS in Legal Support and Services
  • MS in Legal Studies
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
Programs
  • Certificate: Paralegal (Legal Studies)
  • B.S. in Legal Studies
  • A.S. in Legal Studies
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
  • Founded in 1890, it has a campus in Waterbury, CT and offers online degree program in eight-week modules, six times a year.
  • About 800 students are enrolled at the main campus, and about half of them commute.
  • Online courses help make it possible for students to earn a bachelor’s degree in as little as 24 months and a master’s degree in 12-18 months.

More Washington Paralegal Training Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Ellensburg
Masters
10,505
Vancouver
Associate
9,705
Pasco
Associate
6,393
Lynnwood
Associate
8,435
Des Moines
Associate
5,859
Lakewood
Associate
7,504
Mount Vernon
Associate
5,727
Olympia
Associate
4,947
Spokane
Associate
6,961
Tacoma
Associate
5,811
Seattle
Doctorate
40,218
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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bremerton 130 $55,940
Silverdale 130 $55,940
Bellingham 140 $48,710
Longview 30 $41,810
Kennewick 50 $35,910
Richland 50 $35,910
Mount Vernon 60 $46,620
Anacortes 60 $46,620
Olympia 160 $54,970
Tumwater 160 $54,970
Seattle 3700 $61,910
Tacoma 3700 $61,910
Bellevue 3700 $61,910
Spokane 310 $45,020
Spokane Valley 310 $45,020
Wenatchee N/A $56,380
Yakima 140 $43,340

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
Back to Top