A Paralegal in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$55,925 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Drafting Correspondence, Litigation Case Management, Document Preparation, and Legal Research. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$40,857 - C$76,198
C$41K
C$59K
C$76K
MEDIAN: C$59,332
10%
50%
90%
C$22.89 - C$38.88
C$29
MEDIAN: C$28.84
50%
C$0C$81K
Salary C$40,857 - C$76,198
Bonus C$0.00 - C$18,246
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$40,411 - C$81,971
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42
Hourly Data C$0C$38
Hourly Rate C$28.84
Overtime C$23.75
Annual Data C$0C$81K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$18,246
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$40,411 - C$81,971
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Paralegal Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$45,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 19 salaries. A Paralegal with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
30%

Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

▲16%

▼0%

National Average
C$60,000

Mid-Career
▼15%

▼25%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries





Real Estate
▼0%

National Average
C$60,000

Legal Document Review
▼4%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 31%