Paralegal in Indianapolis Salary

The average pay for a Paralegal in Indianapolis, Indiana is $45,883 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Legal Compliance, Knowledge Discovery, Litigation Case Management, and Bankruptcy Proceedings. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$32,254 - $72,286
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$48K
$72K
MEDIAN: $47,764
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$12.16 - $42.38
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MEDIAN: $19.51
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$0$85K
Salary $32,254 - $72,286
Bonus $0.00 - $4,848
Total Pay (?
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$30,277 - $85,204
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 50
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $12.16 - $42.38
Overtime $-0.50 - $66.58
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,848
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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$30,277 - $85,204
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Indianapolis, Indiana

Marion County, Indiana
848,423
Male:
410,615 (48.4%)
Female:
437,808 (51.6%)
Indianapolis (pronounced /ˌɪndiəˈnæpəlɪs/), is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Indiana and the seat of Marion County. It is in the East North Central region of the Midwestern United States. With an estimated population of 853,173 in 2015, Indianapolis is the second most populous city in the Midwest, after Chicago, and 14th largest in the U.S. The city is the economic and cultural center of the Indianapolis metropolitan area, home to 2 million people, the 34th most populous metropolitan statistical area in the U.S. Its combined statistical area ranks 26th, with 2.4 million inhabitants. Indianapolis covers 372 square miles (963.5 km²), making it the 16th largest city by land area in the U.S. Founded in 1821 as a planned city for the new seat of the government of Indiana, Indianapolis was platted by Alexander Ralston and Elias Pym Fordham on a 1-square-mile (2.6 km2) grid adjacent to the White...
Indianapolis:
$41,278
Indiana:
$50,532
$807
Indianapolis:
$123,500
Indiana:
$131,000
5.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 23 salaries. A Paralegal with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

▲49%

▲11%

National Average
$47,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

▼18%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲49%

Knowledge Discovery
▲13%


Bankruptcy Proceedings
▲8%

Bankruptcy
▲3%




National Average
$47,000

Document Preparation
▼1%


Microsoft Office
▼1%


Office Administration
▼7%

Typing
▼20%

Microsoft Word
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 43%
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