A Paralegal earns an average salary of C$50,226 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Corporate Governance and Real Estate.

C$33,829 - C$69,546
(Median)
C$34K
C$50K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$50,225
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50%
90%

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C$13.30 - C$32.29
(Median)
C$13
C$20
C$32
MEDIAN: C$19.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$33,829 - C$69,546  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,167  
Profit Sharing
C$3,000  
Commission
C$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$31,592 - C$70,891  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 795
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$18C$36C$54
Hourly Rate
C$13.30 - C$32.29  
   
Hourly Tips
C$5.68  
Overtime
C$17.45 - C$53.34  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,167  
   
Commission
C$10,000  
Profit Sharing
C$3,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$31,592 - C$70,891  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 184
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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

17%

13%

12%

-4%

-13%

-19%

-25%

National Average: C$49,678

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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries




National Average
C$50,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Corporate Governance
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Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 2%

Legal Research
up arrow 1%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$50,000

Legal Compliance
up arrow 2%

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 124 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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