Mid-Career Paralegal in Houston, Texas Salary

The average salary for a Mid-Career Paralegal in Houston, Texas is $48,849 per year.

$40,152 - $66,626
$40K
$49K
$67K
MEDIAN: $48,849
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$12.37 - $32.97
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$33
MEDIAN: $20.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$40,152 - $66,626  
   
Bonus
$195.74 - $12,255  
Total Pay (?
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$39,399 - $68,931  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.37 - $32.97  
   
Overtime
$23.41 - $50.66  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$195.74 - $12,255  
   
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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$39,399 - $68,931  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

National Average
$48,000

Document Preparation
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Medical Records
▼2%

Litigation Case Management
▼3%

Document Management
▼4%

Drafting Correspondence
▼4%

Office Administration
▼4%

Client Interaction
▼5%

Legal Research
▼5%

Typing
▼6%

Case Management
▼7%

Knowledge Discovery
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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