Paralegal Salary in Seattle (United States)

The average pay for a Paralegal in Seattle, Washington is $49,474 per year. A skill in Knowledge Discovery is associated with high pay for this job.
Paralegal in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$34,925 - $71,893
(Median)
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72K
MEDIAN: $49,473
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Paralegal in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$14.34 - $33.28
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$34,925 - $71,893  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,163  
Profit Sharing
$1,216 - $7,576  
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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$32,078 - $73,936  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 196
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.34 - $33.28  
   
Overtime
$23.84 - $51.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,163  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,216 - $7,576  
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).
)
$32,078 - $73,936  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 98
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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.

Experience Affects Paralegal in Seattle, Washington Salaries

National Average
$50,000

Skills That Affect Paralegal in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 41%
Medical Records
up arrow 4%
Client Interaction
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%
Legal Compliance
up arrow 3%
Document Preparation
up arrow 1%
Drafting Correspondence
0%
National Average
$50,000
Case Management
up arrow 1%
Office Administration
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%
Typing
up arrow 14%
Technical Writing
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
86%
female alumni
 
Male
14%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 16%
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