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Fast Facts for Legal Secretaries in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Rockford and Chicago
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Decatur, Springfield and Champaign
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Rockford and Peoria

Salaries for Legal Secretaries in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Bloomington and Springfield

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Programs
  • BS in Legal Support and Services - Paralegal Concentration
  • BS in Legal Support and Services
  • MS in Legal Studies

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Programs
  • Associate of Arts: Paralegal Studies
  • Bachelor of Science: Paralegal Studies
  • Master of Business Administration in American Legal Studies
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Programs
  • Paralegal Studies (AS)
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Programs
  • Master of Law in Compliance
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  • Each program is designed to instill the knowledge, ethical values, and interpersonal skills of professional practice and to foster values of social responsibility.
  • Offers several flexible learning options, including a blended format that combines campus and online learning.
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Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies*
  • Bachelor of Arts in Government - Pre-Law
  • Master of Public Administration in Law
  • Recognized as a Top 20 Best Online Bachelor’s Program by U.S. News & World Report in 2016.
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  • Features small class sizes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 23 to 1.
  • 88% of Regent University students receive financial aid, with $18 million awarded in institutional scholarships & aid each year.

More Illinois Legal Secretary Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Moline
Associate
6,311
Palatine
Associate
15,156
Carterville
Associate
7,559
Centralia
Associate
5,041
Mattoon
Associate
7,177
Godfrey
Associate
7,875
Springfield
Associate
6,655
Chicago
Associate
171
Palos Hills
Associate
15,859
Decatur
Associate
3,274
Belleville
Associate
13,713

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Legal Secretaries

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Legal Secretaries

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Legal Secretaries relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Carbondale-Marion N/A $32,860
Champaign-Urbana 90 $41,100
Danville 40 $44,280
Decatur 110 $37,650
Bloomington 140 $39,750
Kankakee 40 $34,300
Peoria N/A $42,020
Rockford 110 $58,010
Springfield 100 $45,310

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