Experienced Paralegal Salary

An Experienced Paralegal earns an average salary of $51,154 per year.

$36,257 - $72,378
(Median)
$36K
$51K
$72K
MEDIAN: $51,154
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$14.86 - $31.00
(Median)
$15
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$36,257 - $72,378  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,182  
Profit Sharing
$494.05 - $6,965  
Commission
$3,000  
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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$34,811 - $73,418  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,303
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$14.86 - $31.00  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$21.49 - $55.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,182  
   
Commission
$3,000  
Profit Sharing
$494.05 - $6,965  
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).
)
$34,811 - $73,418  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,340
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National Average: $50,599

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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries


Litigation Case Management
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Document Management
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Real Estate
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Legal Research
0%

National Average
$51,000

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 2%

Document Preparation
up arrow 4%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 860 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
medical benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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