The average salary for a Paralegal in Greensboro, North Carolina is $40,223 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Document Management, Typing, and Drafting Correspondence.

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MEDIAN: $40,223
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Salary
$34,224 - $77,566  
   
Bonus
$900  
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$24,793 - $55,369  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Hourly Rate
$16.85  
   
Overtime
$26.93  
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$24,793 - $55,369  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Greensboro, North Carolina

Guilford County, North Carolina
285,344
Male:
132,251 (46.3%)
Female:
153,093 (53.7%)
Greensboro (/ˈɡriːnzbʌroʊ/) (formerly Greensborough) is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is the third-largest city by population in North Carolina and the county seat and largest city in Guilford County and the surrounding Piedmont Triad metropolitan region. According to the 2012 U.S. Census Estimate, Greensboro's population is 277,080. Three major interstate highways (Interstate 85, Interstate 40 and Interstate 73) in the Piedmont region of central North Carolina were built to intersect at this city. In 1808, Greensborough (the spelling before 1895) was planned around a central courthouse square to succeed Guilford Court House as the county seat. This county courts were thus placed closer to the geographical center of the county, a location more easily reached at the time by the majority of the county's citizens, who depended on horse and foot for travel. In 2003, the previous Greensboro – Winston-Salem – High Point metropolitan statistical area (MSA)...
Greensboro:
$44,934
North Carolina:
$47,830
$801
Greensboro:
$148,200
North Carolina:
$160,100
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Key Stats for Paralegal

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Document Management
up arrow 18%

Typing
up arrow 11%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 10%

Office Administration
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Document Preparation
up arrow 3%

Client Interaction
up arrow 3%

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 1%

Legal Research
up arrow 1%

Medical Records
0%

Legal Compliance
0%

National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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