Experienced Paralegal Salary

An Experienced Paralegal earns an average salary of $51,918 per year.

$36,938 - $72,596
$37K
$52K
$73K
MEDIAN: $51,918
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90%

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$15.25 - $32.11
$15
$22
$32
MEDIAN: $21.92
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$36,938 - $72,596  
   
Bonus
$356.52 - $5,227  
Profit Sharing
$750 - $6,500  
Commission
$2,250  
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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$35,733 - $73,772  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,188
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.25 - $32.11  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.57  
Overtime
$23.31 - $53.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$356.52 - $5,227  
   
Commission
$2,250  
Profit Sharing
$750 - $6,500  
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).
)
$35,733 - $73,772  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 895

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 457 votes.
10-19 years
85%
20 years or more
15%
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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries



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Document Management
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Knowledge Discovery
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National Average
$51,000







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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 457 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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