A Late-Career Paralegal earns an average salary of C$61,918 per year. A skill in Real Estate is associated with high pay for this job.

C$48,144 - C$80,743
C$48K
C$61K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$61,281
10%
50%
90%
C$21.33 - C$38.53
C$21
C$31
C$39
MEDIAN: C$31.04
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$81K
Salary C$48,144 - C$80,743
Bonus C$304 - C$5,208
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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C$48,235 - C$81,820
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 228
Hourly Data C$0C$56
Hourly Rate C$21.33 - C$38.53
Overtime C$25.83 - C$56.01
Annual Data C$0C$81K
Bonus C$304 - C$5,208
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).
)
C$48,235 - C$81,820
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Paralegal

Paralegals perform legal-, regulatory- and business-related research for lawyers working at their organization. Most of the time, paralegals work for law offices, corporations’ legal departments or courts. These professionals also provide legal support services to attorneys. They assist lawyers in filing materials such as motions, memoranda, pleadings and briefs in various court systems, as well as accompany lawyers to see clients and/or to go to court.

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Paralegal Tasks

  • Assist lawyers by researching legal precedent, investigating facts or preparing legal documents.
  • Direct and coordinate law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas.
  • Call upon witnesses to testify at hearing.
  • Investigate facts and law of cases to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
  • Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions and legal articles, codes and documents.

Paralegal Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$62,107

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Real Estate
▲15%

Corporate
▲10%


Legal Document Review
▲4%


Legal Research
▲1%


National Average
C$62,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 23%