Paralegal Salary in Houston, Texas

A Paralegal in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $49,388 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. A skill in Legal Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$32,093 - $69,052

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$13.35 - $28.37

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$32,093 - $69,052  
   
Bonus
$101.37 - $6,030  
Total Pay (?
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$30,894 - $71,907  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 205
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.35 - $28.37  
   
Overtime
$21.43 - $49.67  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$101.37 - $6,030  
   
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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$30,894 - $71,907  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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Experience Affects Paralegal in Houston, Texas Salaries




National Average
$48,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal in Houston, Texas Salaries

Legal Compliance
up arrow 22%



Document Preparation
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

Medical Records
0%

National Average
$48,000

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 2%

Legal Research
up arrow 4%

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 5%



Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%


Typing
up arrow 16%

Spanish Language
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 26%
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