As of 2005, there were an astounding 18,555 paralegals working in Ontario. Employment increased substantially by about 20% from the year 2000 when there were 14,805 employed there. In 2005, these paralegals earned an averaged salary of $38,046. There was a rise in the median as well between 2000 and 2005, as it went from $34,927 to $36,368, which represented an increase of about 4%.
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.