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Bureau of Labor Statistics Updates Paralegal and Legal Assistant Salary Statistics - Paralegals News

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Paralegals News

Posted on: Jun 18, 2019

By Whitney Babbitt

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recently updated the occupational employment and wage information for paralegals and legal assistants as of May 2018. Statistics provided are analyzed by the Bureau to details the leading industries employing paralegals, geographical information on wages, and employment rates per capita. Indiana runs in the middle of the pack in most categories, including a mean annual salary for paralegals of $49,090 or $23.60 an hour. 

You can take a look at the Bureau’s detailed employment information for paralegals and legal assistants here

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