A Paralegal in Austin, Texas earns an average salary of $51,229 per year.

$35,329 - $67,714
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$51K
$68K
MEDIAN: $51,229
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$10.14 - $25.81
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$35,329 - $67,714  
   
Bonus
$873 - $5,045  
Total Pay (?
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$30,012 - $70,135  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $25.81  
   
Overtime
$32.42  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$873 - $5,045  
   
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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$30,012 - $70,135  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
034
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries



National Average
$49,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%


Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries



Legal Compliance
up arrow 2%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Document Management
up arrow 1%

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Legal Research
up arrow 9%


Spanish Language
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 18%

Office Administration
up arrow 19%

Typing
up arrow 23%

Technical Writing
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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