The average salary for an Experienced Paralegal in Calgary, Alberta is C$66,249 per year.

C$50,444 - C$78,283
C$50K
C$65K
C$78K
MEDIAN: C$64,533
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Salary C$50,444 - C$78,283
Bonus C$0.00 - C$17,452
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C$50,978 - C$90,655
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

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.

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Corporate
▲16%

Legal Research
▲10%

Drafting Correspondence
▲5%

Document Preparation
▲3%

Litigation Case Management
▲3%

National Average
C$65,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 11%