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Paralegal Salary in Seattle

The average pay for a Paralegal in Seattle, Washington is $50,422 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Knowledge Discovery and Legal Compliance.

$35,404 - $75,521
(Median)
$35K
$50K
$76K
MEDIAN: $50,422
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$14.65 - $31.12
(Median)
$15
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,404 - $75,521  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,108  
Profit Sharing
$2,543 - $7,297  
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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$32,795 - $74,874  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 189
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.65 - $31.12  
   
Overtime
$23.70 - $53.74  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,108  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,543 - $7,297  
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).
)
$32,795 - $74,874  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 104

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal in Seattle, Washington

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

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Experience Affects Paralegal in Seattle, Washington Salaries




National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 39%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 10%



Client Interaction
up arrow 4%

Medical Records
up arrow 2%

Document Preparation
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$51,000

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 3%

Case Management
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Office Administration
up arrow 8%

Typing
up arrow 15%

Technical Writing
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 15%
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