Paralegal in Milwaukee Salary

A Paralegal in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earns an average salary of $40,441 per year. A skill in Legal Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$32,890 - $57,797
$33K
$40K
$58K
MEDIAN: $40,386
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$13.02 - $26.07
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MEDIAN: $19.93
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$0$57K
Salary $32,890 - $57,797
Bonus $304.10 - $2,959
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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$32,907 - $57,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $13.02 - $26.07
Overtime $28.81
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $304.10 - $2,959
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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$32,907 - $57,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

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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 $35,000 based on 18 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 $41,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 13 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 $51,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working in Milwaukee?

Paralegal in Milwaukee:
Pros: TRAFFIC IS SLOW.
Cons: COST OF LIVING IS CHEAPER.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

▲15%

National Average
$42,000

▼2%

▼16%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲23%

Case Management
▲5%

Drafting Correspondence
▲5%

Litigation Case Management
▲5%


Document Management
▲3%

Microsoft Word
▲3%

National Average
$42,000

Typing
▼1%

Legal Research
▼1%

Medical Records
▼1%


Microsoft Office
▼4%

Office Administration
▼5%

Bankruptcy
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 47%
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