Late-Career Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salary

A Late-Career Paralegal / Legal Assistant earns an average salary of $56,384 per year. A skill in Online Research is associated with high pay for this job.

$36,719 - $77,392
$37K
$56K
$77K
MEDIAN: $56,384
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90%

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$16.35 - $38.09
$16
$24
$38
MEDIAN: $23.99
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$36,719 - $77,392  
   
Bonus
$481.36 - $4,858  
Profit Sharing
$1,650  
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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$36,662 - $79,981  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$16.35 - $38.09  
   
Overtime
$23.75 - $58.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$481.36 - $4,858  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,650  
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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$36,662 - $79,981  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Key Stats for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

Online Research
▲12%

Microsoft Word
▲9%

Legal Research
▲8%

Office Administration
▲6%

Organizing
▲5%

Filing Court Documents
▲4%

Microsoft Office
▲4%


Litigation Case Management
▲2%

National Average
$56,000

Drafting Correspondence
▼1%

Document Management
▼1%

Client Interaction
▼2%

Typing
▼5%

Organizational Development
▼5%

Case Management
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 29%