The overall job outlook for Paralegal or Legal Assistant careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 18.06 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 3.01 percent per year. Demand for Paralegals and Legal Assistants is expected to go up, with an expected 89,960 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 4.54 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Paralegals and Legal Assistants in the following states
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Paralegals and Legal Assistants