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Late-Career Paralegal Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Paralegal is $53,308 per year.

$37,821 - $74,640
(Median)
$38K
$53K
$75K
MEDIAN: $53,308
10%
50%
90%

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$16.43 - $34.84
(Median)
$16
$24
$35
MEDIAN: $24.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$37,821 - $74,640  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,711  
Profit Sharing
$1,174 - $7,603  
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).
)
$37,433 - $77,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,509
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$16.43 - $34.84  
   
Overtime
$23.22 - $56.49  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,711  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,174 - $7,603  
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).
)
$37,433 - $77,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 551
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Paralegal Salaries

Legal Compliance
up arrow 10%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%

Document Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Real Estate
up arrow 1%

Legal Research
0%

Knowledge Discovery
0%

National Average
$54,000

Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

Case Management
up arrow 2%

Client Interaction
up arrow 2%

Medical Records
up arrow 2%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Typing
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 426 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 28%
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