A Paralegal with Research Analysis skills earns an average salary of $48,099 per year.

$32,564 - $70,824
$33K
$48K
$71K
MEDIAN: $48,099
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$12.66 - $30.92
$13
$19
$31
MEDIAN: $19.23
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$32,564 - $70,824  
   
Bonus
$199.67 - $5,004  
Profit Sharing
$1,024  
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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$30,284 - $69,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 328
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$12.66 - $30.92  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$18.88 - $57.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$199.67 - $5,004  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,024  
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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$30,284 - $69,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 230

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

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

Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 122 votes.
038
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$46,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 122 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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