Attorneys are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing approximately $98K annually; Legal Assistants are next on the list, bringing in close to about $50K per year.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $96K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (44 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $51K per year on average.
Residents of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $96K annually; other top-paying cities include West Palm Beach, Fla. ($89K) and Tampa, Fla. ($51K).
Certifications and Degrees
Paralegal Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks (approximately $51K per year) than those without credentials. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); Conroy, Simberg awards $86K to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Client Interaction; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $94K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Conroy, Simberg is Litigation Case Management, with nearly all considering it a key competency. Document Preparation, Filing Court Documents, and Case Management were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Conroy, Simberg pays the majority of its employees — the larger part of employees — for vacation time as well as sick leave. The vast majority of employees participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Almost all respondents receive health insurance, and a large number of workers get dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are malpractice / liability insurance and life insurance.