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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Panama City, West Palm Beach and Deltona
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gainesville, Palm Bay and Fort Walton Beach
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Miami, Tampa and Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, Miami and Tampa

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More Florida Paralegal Training Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Orlando
Doctorate
64,088
Miami
Bachelors
55,206
Orlando
Bachelors
44,515
Fort Lauderdale
Bachelors
43,700
Lake Worth
Bachelors
30,520
Clearwater
Bachelors
30,028
Tampa
Associates
27,061
Jacksonville
Bachelors
24,078
Fort Lauderdale
Doctorate
21,625
Fort Lauderdale
Doctorate
19,688
Fort Pierce
Bachelors
18,244
Sanford
Bachelors
17,706
Fort Myers
Bachelors
16,627
Cocoa
Bachelors
15,825
Gainesville
Bachelors
15,404
Fort Myers
Doctorate
14,821
Pensacola
Doctorate
12,966
Daytona Beach
Bachelors
12,706
Tallahassee
Bachelors
12,200
New Port Richey
Bachelors
11,822
Bradenton
Bachelors
10,480
Pensacola
Bachelors
9,643
Ocala
Masters
7,902
Ocala
Bachelors
7,375
Niceville
Bachelors
5,761
Panama City
Bachelors
5,483
Leesburg
Bachelors
4,613
Orlando
Masters
3,653
Naples
Masters
1,636
Tampa
Masters
1,375
Royal Palm Beach
Doctorate
987
Winter Park
Masters
525
Fort Lauderdale
Bachelors
438
Gainesville
Bachelors
393
Miami Gardens
Associates
318
Altamonte Springs
Associates
285
Miami
Bachelors
266
Doral
Masters
250
Lake Mary
Bachelors
241
Pensacola
Associates
234
Pompano Beach
Masters
220
Tampa
Masters
214
Jacksonville
Bachelors
182
Melbourne
Masters
77
Dania Beach
Bachelors
46
Jacksonville
Masters
31
Orlando
Masters
11
Largo
Masters
0

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Lakeland-Winter Haven510 $43,140
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach12420 $50,580
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island420 $50,480
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton1020 $43,070
OcalaN/A $36,690
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford3340 $49,930
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville300 $47,960
Panama City140 $42,410
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent550 $43,730
Port St. Lucie420 $53,970
Punta Gorda110 $49,400
Sebastian-Vero Beach90 $41,480
Tallahassee660 $43,480
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater4220 $50,930
Jacksonville1350 $45,330
Cape Coral-Fort Myers460 $54,240
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin160 $47,380
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach440 $39,060
Gainesville240 $45,550

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