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Paralegal Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 279,500 Paralegals in the United States. The Paralegal job market is expected to grow by 7.6% between 2014 and 2024.

Paralegal Employability Rating

B- Sokanu rates Paralegals with a B- employability rating, meaning this career should provide good employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 82,700 Paralegals. That number is based on 21,200 additional Paralegals, and the retirement of 61,400 existing Paralegals.

Supply of Paralegals

The Paralegal industry is not particularly concentrated in any state.

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