Entry-Level Senior Paralegal Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Senior Paralegal is $53,011 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Contract Management, Corporate, and Legal Compliance.

$38,340 - $76,374
$38K
$53K
$76K
MEDIAN: $53,011
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$11.30 - $30.97
$11
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $20.53
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$38,340 - $76,374  
   
Bonus
$996 - $10,119  
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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$32,488 - $73,333  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.30 - $30.97  
   
Overtime
$28.80 - $46.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$996 - $10,119  
   
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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$32,488 - $73,333  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Key Stats for Senior Paralegal

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
38%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Senior Paralegal Salaries

Contract Management
▲23%

Corporate
▲14%

Legal Compliance
▲12%

Litigation Case Management
▲8%

National Average
$52,000

Legal Document Review
▼3%

Document Preparation
▼4%

Case Management
▼7%

Document Management
▼14%

Drafting Correspondence
▼16%

Legal Research
▼17%

Client Interaction
▼18%

Office Administration
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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