Legal Assistant/Paralegal Program

In United States, 344 schools offer Legal Assistant/Paralegal program. The average tuition & fees at the schools is $9,696. The average annual age after completing Legal Assistant/Paralegal program is $58,876.

2020 Average Tuition for Legal Assistant/Paralegal Programs

Total 344 schools offer the Legal Assistant/Paralegal programs. Its average tuition & fees is $9,696. In public schools, the tuition & fees is $4,564 for State residents and $8,798 for out-of-state students. In private schools the costs for the Legal Assistant/Paralegal program is $16,518.
2020 Tuition & Fees of Legal Assistant/Paralegal programs
Tuition & Fees
In-State (public schools)$4,564
Out-of-State (public schools)$8,798
Private schools$16,518
Average$9,696

What is Legal Assistant/Paralegal Program?

Legal Assistant/Paralegal is A program that prepares individuals to perform research, drafting, investigatory, record-keeping and related administrative functions under the supervision of an attorney or court. Includes instruction in legal research, drafting legal documents, appraising, pleading, courthouse procedures, and legal specializations.

Average Income after Completing Legal Assistant/Paralegal Program

The annual average wage after completing Legal Assistant/Paralegal is $58,876 and hourly $28.31. This statistics is based on the employment and wage data (May 2019) from Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Next table shows the possible occupation and job list with average income having Legal Assistant/Paralegal degree/certificate.
Average Income of Legal Assistant/Paralegal Career
Occupation/Job TitleHourly WageAnnul Wage
Legal Support Workers, All Other$34.06$70,840
Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners$31.25$64,990
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants$30.25$62,920
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers$29.18$60,690
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers$27.49$57,170
Interpreters and Translators$27.4$57,000
Paralegals and Legal Assistants$26.45$55,020
Paralegals and Legal Assistants$26.45$55,020
Media and Communication Workers, All Other$25.51$53,060
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers$25.02$52,050

Legal Assistant/Paralegal Career Schools

Enterprise State Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Enterprise, AL

Tuition: $8,950
Population: 1,808
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Coastal Alabama Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Bay Minette, AL

Tuition: $8,850
Population: 6,653
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Gadsden State Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Gadsden, AL

Tuition: $9,432
Population: 3,993
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George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville

Public, 2-4 years
Hanceville, AL

Tuition: $8,850
Population: 4,763
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Shelton State Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Tuscaloosa, AL

Tuition: $8,550
Population: 3,743
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Arizona Western College

Public, 2-4 years
Yuma, AZ

Tuition: $7,704
Population: 6,487
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Mohave Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Kingman, AZ

Tuition: $6,972
Population: 3,654
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Phoenix College

Public, 2-4 years
Phoenix, AZ

Tuition: $7,854
Population: 9,538
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Pima Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Tucson, AZ

Tuition: $7,566
Population: 15,544
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Rio Salado College

Public, 2-4 years
Tempe, AZ

Tuition: $7,854
Population: 17,362
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Yavapai College

Public, 2-4 years
Prescott, AZ

Tuition: $9,332
Population: 6,009
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National Park College

Public, 2-4 years
Hot Springs, AR

Tuition: $6,230
Population: 1,912
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Southeast Arkansas College

Public, 2-4 years
Pine Bluff, AR

Tuition: $6,735
Population: 1,113
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University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College

Public, 2-4 years
North Little Rock, AR

Tuition: $6,900
Population: 4,810
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Allan Hancock College

Public, 2-4 years
Santa Maria, CA

Tuition: $7,482
Population: 10,248
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American River College

Public, 2-4 years
Sacramento, CA

Tuition: $9,760
Population: 25,422
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Canada College

Public, 2-4 years
Redwood City, CA

Tuition: $9,006
Population: 5,231
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College of the Canyons

Public, 2-4 years
Santa Clarita, CA

Tuition: $7,804
Population: 20,573
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Cerritos College

Public, 2-4 years
Norwalk, CA

Tuition: $10,026
Population: 20,406
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Cerro Coso Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Ridgecrest, CA

Tuition: $9,872
Population: 5,159
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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020