Legal Assistant/Paralegal Program

In United States, 320 schools offer Legal Assistant/Paralegal program. The average tuition & fees at the schools is $9,572. The average annual age after completing Legal Assistant/Paralegal program is $72,005.

2023 Average Tuition for Legal Assistant/Paralegal Programs

Total 320 schools offer the Legal Assistant/Paralegal programs. Its average tuition & fees is $9,572. In public schools, the tuition & fees is $4,749 for State residents and $9,093 for out-of-state students. In private schools the costs for the Legal Assistant/Paralegal program is $15,220.
2023 Tuition & Fees of Legal Assistant/Paralegal programs
Tuition & Fees
In-State (public schools)$4,749
Out-of-State (public schools)$9,093
Private schools$15,220
Average$9,572

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 $72,005 and hourly $34.62. 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
Media and Communication Workers, All Other$54.73$113,840
Legal Support Workers, All Other$37.11$77,200
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers$36.94$76,830
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants$34.16$71,060
Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners$33.79$70,290
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers$31.92$66,390
Paralegals and Legal Assistants$30.21$62,840
Paralegals and Legal Assistants$30.21$62,840
Interpreters and Translators$29.68$61,730
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers$27.42$57,030

Legal Assistant/Paralegal Career Schools

Enterprise State Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Enterprise, AL

Tuition: $8,670
Population: 2,010
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Coastal Alabama Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Bay Minette, AL

Tuition: $8,670
Population: 6,800
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Gadsden State Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Gadsden, AL

Tuition: $9,312
Population: 4,352
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George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville

Public, 2-4 years
Hanceville, AL

Tuition: $8,670
Population: 5,965
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Shelton State Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Tuscaloosa, AL

Tuition: $8,730
Population: 4,166
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Arizona Western College

Public, 2-4 years
Yuma, AZ

Tuition: $9,570
Population: 8,050
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Mohave Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Kingman, AZ

Tuition: $6,996
Population: 4,038
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Phoenix College

Public, 2-4 years
Phoenix, AZ

Tuition: $7,854
Population: 9,649
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Pima Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Tucson, AZ

Tuition: $7,614
Population: 15,293
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Rio Salado College

Public, 2-4 years
Tempe, AZ

Tuition: $7,854
Population: 17,078
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Yavapai College

Public, 2-4 years
Prescott, AZ

Tuition: $9,340
Population: 6,997
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University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College

Public, 2-4 years
North Little Rock, AR

Tuition: $7,050
Population: 4,245
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Allan Hancock College

Public, 2-4 years
Santa Maria, CA

Tuition: $8,994
Population: 10,329
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American River College

Public, 2-4 years
Sacramento, CA

Tuition: $10,768
Population: 27,422
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Canada College

Public, 2-4 years
Redwood City, CA

Tuition: $9,006
Population: 5,388
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College of the Canyons

Public, 2-4 years
Santa Clarita, CA

Tuition: $9,322
Population: 18,075
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Cerritos College

Public, 2-4 years
Norwalk, CA

Tuition: $10,324
Population: 19,469
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Cerro Coso Community College

Public, 2-4 years
Ridgecrest, CA

Tuition: $9,514
Population: 4,919
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Chaffey College

Public, 2-4 years
Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Tuition: $9,392
Population: 19,238
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City College of San Francisco

Public, 2-4 years
San Francisco, CA

Tuition: $12,244
Population: 16,134
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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 2021-2022