A Paralegal earns an average salary of £18,684 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Contract Negotiation and Legal Compliance. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

£13,727 - £27,513
£14K
£19K
£28K
MEDIAN: £18,684
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£6.54 - £19.27
£6
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£19
MEDIAN: £9.75
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£13,727 - £27,513  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,007  
Total Pay (?
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£13,771 - £28,555  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 819
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£17£34£51
Hourly Rate
£6.54 - £19.27  
   
Overtime
£0.00 - £48.94  
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Bonus
£0.00 - £3,007  
   
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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£13,771 - £28,555  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53

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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

National Average: £18,842

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

▲31%

▲24%

▲18%

National Average
₤19,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲38%

Legal Compliance
▲12%

conveyancing
▲8%


Administration
▲6%



Drafting Correspondence
▼0%

National Average
₤19,000



Negotiation
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 61%
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