Senior Paralegal in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for a Senior Paralegal in Washington, District of Columbia is $76,864 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Intellectual Property (IP) is associated with high pay for this job.

$51,550 - $97,871
$52K
$77K
$98K
MEDIAN: $76,555
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50%
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Salary $51,550 - $97,871
Bonus $2,500
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$52,507 - $100,129
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Senior Paralegal Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Paralegal

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
32%
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Experience Affects Senior Paralegal Salaries

Experienced
▲19%

Late-Career
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$76,000

Skills That Affect Senior Paralegal Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲18%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲3%

National Average
$76,000

Case Management
▼7%

Litigation Case Management
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 12%
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