A Paralegal with Typing skills earns an average salary of $43,257 per year.

$29,817 - $63,816
(Median)
$30K
$43K
$64K
MEDIAN: $43,257
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$11.80 - $25.07
(Median)
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,817 - $63,816  
   
Bonus
$148.99 - $4,940  
Profit Sharing
$2.07 - $4,966  
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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$26,620 - $60,698  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 860
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.80 - $25.07  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$17.34 - $41.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$148.99 - $4,940  
   
Profit Sharing
$2.07 - $4,966  
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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$26,620 - $60,698  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 740
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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,642

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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%



National Average
$40,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 305 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
medical benefits
Vision: 30%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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