Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Legal Support Services in Washington

Find Schools Near

Legal Support Services Schools in Washington

225 students earned Legal Support degrees in Washington in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Legal Support Services is the 98th most popular major in the state.

Legal Support majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 106
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 71
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 71
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 48

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a legal support major is more popular with women than with men.

Legal Support Services Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of legal support majors in Washington is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.3%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.8%
  • White: 61.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 16.9%
Legal Support Services Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

There are 11,300 people in the state and 596,640 people in the nation working in legal support jobs.

Legal Support Services Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Legal Support grads earn an average of $59,260 in the state and $54,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 18 colleges in Washington that offer legal support degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,041 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 62% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 98%.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,242 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 44% of students receive it. In their early career, Tacoma Community College grads earn an average salary of $30,100. This public school has an average net price of $5,722.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,375 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,046. 100% of the teachers are full time.

#4

Highline College

Des Moines
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,530 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 48% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,546 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $6,123.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,957 Total Students

A typical student attending Everett Community College will pay a net price of $8,602. Graduates earn an average $26,900 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 49% get financial aid.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,872 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 97%. 53% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,200 a year.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,316 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,000 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,111.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,263 Total Students

In their early career, Whatcom Community College grads earn an average salary of $28,700. 30% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,456 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. A typical student attending YVC will pay a net price of $8,293.

Some of the careers legal support majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 16% $57,670
Legal Support Workers 7% $61,270
Court Reporters 0% $68,960
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers -5% $47,030
Legal Secretaries -8% $52,350

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to legal support.

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Law 451
Legal Research 131
Non-Professional Legal Studies 129

View all majors related to Legal Support Services

View Nationwide Legal Support Services Report

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.