Paralegal in Jacksonville, Florida Salary

The average salary for a Paralegal in Jacksonville, Florida is $49,792 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Real Estate is associated with high pay for this job.

$33,419 - $60,262
$33K
$49K
$60K
MEDIAN: $49,440
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$11.33 - $30.54
$11
$20
$31
MEDIAN: $19.92
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$33,419 - $60,262  
   
Bonus
$484.79 - $3,606  
Total Pay (?
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$28,881 - $62,123  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.33 - $30.54  
   
Overtime
$27.48  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$484.79 - $3,606  
   
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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$28,881 - $62,123  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Jacksonville, Florida

Duval County, Florida
868,031
Male:
419,203 (48.3%)
Female:
448,828 (51.7%)
Jacksonville is a seaport city and the seat of Duval County, Florida, United States. With an estimated 868,031 residents as of 2015, Jacksonville is the most populous city in both the state of Florida and the southeastern United States. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 12th most populous city in the United States and largest city by area in the contiguous United States. The Jacksonville metropolitan area has a population of 1,573,606 and is the 40th largest in the United States and fourth largest in the state of Florida. The city is situated on the banks of the St. Johns River, in the First Coast region of North Florida, about 25 miles (40 km) south of the Georgia state line and 340 miles (550 km) north of Miami. Prior to European settlement the Jacksonville area was inhabited by Native American people known as the Timucua. In 1564, the French...
Jacksonville:
$48,239
Florida:
$49,426
$963
Jacksonville:
$146,500
Florida:
$179,800
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 14 salaries. A Paralegal with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

▲1%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$48,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Real Estate
▲17%

Knowledge Discovery
▲9%

National Average
$48,000

Document Preparation
▼1%

Litigation Case Management
▼3%

Document Management
▼9%

Drafting Correspondence
▼9%

Microsoft Word
▼9%

Legal Research
▼11%

Typing
▼13%


Microsoft Office
▼15%

Client Interaction
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 37%
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