A Paralegal with Corporate skills earns an average salary of $58,715 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$40,695 - $80,000
(Median)
$41K
$59K
$80K
MEDIAN: $58,714
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50%
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$40,695 - $80,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,658  
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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$41,459 - $90,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

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

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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$60,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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