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Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Assist lawyers by investigating facts, preparing legal documents, or researching legal precedent. Conduct research to support a legal proceeding, to formulate a defense, or to initiate legal action. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 1.3%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 1,559
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $27.91 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $59,590 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. 
Education Available
in Washington Click for more information on Education Available
 
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