An Entry-Level Paralegal with Drafting Correspondence skills earns an average wage of $15.55 per hour.

$27,791 - $54,213
$28K
$38K
$54K
MEDIAN: $37,862
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$11.80 - $22.37
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$27,791 - $54,213  
   
Bonus
$97.97 - $3,004  
Profit Sharing
$100.67 - $11,920  
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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$25,706 - $51,795  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 621
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.80 - $22.37  
   
Overtime
$17.63 - $37.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$97.97 - $3,004  
   
Profit Sharing
$100.67 - $11,920  
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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$25,706 - $51,795  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 637

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 208 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
14%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 208 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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