An Entry-Level Paralegal with Drafting Correspondence skills earns an average wage of $15.78 per hour.

$27,854 - $54,833
$28K
$38K
$55K
MEDIAN: $37,943
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$11.87 - $22.63
$12
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $15.78
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$27,854 - $54,833  
   
Bonus
$99.61 - $3,080  
Profit Sharing
$1,400  
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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$25,935 - $52,536  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 629
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.87 - $22.63  
   
Overtime
$17.79 - $37.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$99.61 - $3,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,400  
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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$25,935 - $52,536  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 640

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 214 votes.
077
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
15%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 214 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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