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Experienced Paralegal Salary

An Experienced Paralegal earns an average salary of $50,607 per year.

$35,650 - $72,106
(Median)
$36K
$51K
$72K
MEDIAN: $50,607
10%
50%
90%

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$14.81 - $30.66
(Median)
$15
$22
$31
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
50%
90%

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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$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,650 - $72,106  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,140  
Profit Sharing
$495.28 - $7,113  
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).
)
$34,494 - $72,959  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,784
National Hourly Rate 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$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$14.81 - $30.66  
   
Overtime
$21.40 - $55.49  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,140  
   
Profit Sharing
$495.28 - $7,113  
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).
)
$34,494 - $72,959  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,131

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Skills That Affect Experienced Paralegal Salaries


Document Management
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Litigation Case Management
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Real Estate
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Legal Research
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Knowledge Discovery
0%

National Average
$50,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Document Preparation
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 4%




Medical Records
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 808 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 29%
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