Norwalk has a general population of 103,298 and an overall student population of 21,935. Approximately 21,776 of Norwalk's students are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Norwalk's largest paralegal school is Cerritos College. In 2010, Cerritos College graduated approximately 37 students from its paralegal program.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a paralegal certificate from one of Norwalk's paralegal schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $780 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Norwalk.
Many paralegal graduates choose to work as paralegals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Norwalk, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 31,400 paralegals in California. Of these paralegals, 10,370 were working in the greater Norwalk area. Norwalk's paralegal workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Norwalk is $48,450 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.