The average salary for a Corporate Paralegal with Document Management skills in Chicago, Illinois is $68,883.
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Job Description for Corporate Paralegal
Many large companies have a legal department staffed by attorneys who help ensure that the organization’s business, selling, and hiring practices all adhere to laws. These departments also represent the company in the event of any legal actions. A corporate paralegal typically works in this legal department to assist the attorneys with a variety of tasks. Usually, the paralegal assumes office administrative tasks such as document drafting and categorization. The paralegal also helps perform res…Read more
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Popular Skills for Corporate Paralegal
Legal Document Review
Skills that pay less than market rate include Corporate Governance, Legal Compliance, Organizational Development, Legal Document Review and Corporate.
Pay by Experience Level for Corporate Paralegal
An early career Corporate Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,105 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Corporate Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,741 based on 6 salaries.
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Employees with Corporate Paralegal in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 8.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (3.1% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (15.0% less), Houston, Texas (8.2% less) and Palo Alto, California (4.7% less).
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