The average pay for a Paralegal in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$39,981 per year. A skill in Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job.

C$28,943 - C$51,521
C$29K
C$40K
C$52K
MEDIAN: C$39,981
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Salary C$28,943 - C$51,521
Bonus C$983
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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$28,943 - C$52,272
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$45,000 based on 11 salaries. A Paralegal with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
C$41,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Litigation Case Management
▲19%

National Average
C$41,000

Legal Document Review
▼1%

Corporate
▼2%

Document Preparation
▼3%

Drafting Correspondence
▼5%

Legal Research
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 9%
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