Paralegal / Legal Assistant with Legal Research Skills Salary

The average salary for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant with Legal Research skills is $49,630 per year.

$30,691 - $77,677
$31K
$50K
$78K
MEDIAN: $49,993
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$12.22 - $24.72
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MEDIAN: $17.63
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$0$77K
Salary $30,691 - $77,677
Bonus $483.17 - $5,087
Profit Sharing $1,400
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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$27,362 - $72,138
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 76
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $12.22 - $24.72
Overtime $19.97 - $45.62
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $483.17 - $5,087
Profit Sharing $1,400
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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$27,362 - $72,138
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal / Legal Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 53 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal / Legal Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Paralegal / Legal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 36 salaries. A Paralegal / Legal Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 22 salaries.

Key Stats for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$45,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 28%
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