A Paralegal earns an average salary of £18,604 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 Legal Compliance and Contract Negotiation. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

£13,668 - £26,788
(Median)
£14K
£19K
£27K
MEDIAN: £18,604
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90%

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£6.50 - £20.13
(Median)
£6
£9
£20
MEDIAN: £9.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£13,668 - £26,788  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,050  
Total Pay (?
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£13,702 - £27,887  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 836
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£17£34£51
Hourly Rate
£6.50 - £20.13  
   
Overtime
£0.00 - £50.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,050  
   
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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£13,702 - £27,887  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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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: £18,751

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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries




National Average
₤19,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Legal Compliance
up arrow 15%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 14%

conveyancing
up arrow 9%

Administration
up arrow 7%


Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 1%

Legal Research
up arrow 1%

Client Interaction
0%

National Average
₤19,000

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Negotiation
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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