Paralegals and Legal Assistants
Wages & Outlook
Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.
This career pays above the statewide median wage.
Wages for Paralegals and Legal Assistants *
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.
In Minnesota, there are 4,890 workers employed in this medium-sized career.
Where do Paralegals and Legal Assistants most often work?
- Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
- Management of Companies and Enterprises
- Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
- Administrative and Support Services
This career is currently in moderate demand.
This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.
There will be a need for about 5,885 new Paralegals and Legal Assistants to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.
|Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN||4,077||4,724||647||15.9%|
Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.