Job prospects Paralegal in the Kingston–Pembroke Region

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "paralegal" was moved from the group Paralegal and related occupations (NOC 4211) to the group Paralegals and related occupations (NOC 42200).

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Paralegal and related occupations" in the Kingston–Pembroke Region or Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Note that these outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the NOC. Learn more about our methodology.

Recent trends from the past 3 years

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was good over the past few years (2019-2021). There were more job openings than workers available to fill them.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job outlook over the next 3 years

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Prospects over the next 3 years
Good

The employment outlook will be good for Paralegal and related occupations (NOC 4211) in the Kingston - Pembroke region for the 2022-2024 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Paralegal and related occupations in the Kingston - Pembroke region:

  • Approximately 270 people worked in this occupation in May 2016.
  • Paralegal and related occupations mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 91%
    • Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 6%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

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Labour Market Information Survey
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