Paramus has a general population of 25,737 and an overall student population of 17,766. Approximately 16,469 of Paramus's students are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Bergen Community College is the largest paralegal school in Paramus, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Paralegal program at Bergen Community College.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a paralegal degree from one of Paramus's paralegal schools. In 2009 tuition at paralegal schools in Paramus was $3,518 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Paramus.
If you decide to work as a paralegal in Paramus, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 7,400 paralegals in New Jersey. Of these paralegals, 17,370 were working in the greater Paramus area. Paramus's paralegal workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
As a paralegal in Paramus, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,290 per year. This is higher than the average salary for paralegals in the state.