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Paralegal Salary in San Diego, California

A Paralegal in San Diego, California earns an average wage of $20.39 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
$30,311 - $72,349
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MEDIAN: $49,303
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$30,311 - $72,349  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,963  
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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$29,981 - $67,610  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 113
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.43 - $29.91  
   
Overtime
$19.72 - $47.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,963  
   
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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$29,981 - $67,610  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 125
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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal in San Diego, California

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

Experience Affects Paralegal in San Diego, California Salaries




National Average
$48,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal in San Diego, California Salaries

Legal Compliance
up arrow 9%


Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 7%


Typing
up arrow 6%

Legal Research
up arrow 3%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 2%

National Average
$48,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Document Preparation
up arrow 3%

Case Management
up arrow 3%

Medical Records
up arrow 4%

Spanish Language
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Client Interaction
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 32%