In 2000, there were a total of 3,925 paralegals working in British Columbia. Employment increased substantially in 2005, by about 24%, contributing to a total workforce of 5,140. In 2005, the average salary for these paralegals was $37,524. The median average was $39,349, which reflected a roughly 4.5% increase between 2000 and 2005.
Statistics Canada originally published the data shown here in 2008. All data provided here reflects the findings of information gathered during Census Canada’s 2006 census poll.