Career Outlook for Legal Secretaries

Also known as:  Accredited Legal Secretary, Certified Legal Secretary Specialist, Law Secretary, Legal Administrative Assistant
The overall job outlook for Legal Secretary careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 13.39 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 2.23 percent per year. Demand for Legal Secretaries is expected to go up, with an expected 82,300 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 4.50 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Legal Secretaries in the following states
California 29,230
New York 21,890
Florida 14,410
Texas 13,560
Illinois 13,040
Pennsylvania 11,490
New Jersey 11,180
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Legal Secretaries
Guam 50
Vermont 180
Virgin Islands 190
Wyoming 410
Alaska 450
North Dakota 580
South Dakota 750