Litigation Paralegal with Complex Litigation Case Management Skills Salary

Litigation Paralegals with Complex Litigation Case Management skills tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — nearly three-fifths have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $39K to $81K per year, median earnings come to $59K per year. Cash earnings for Litigation Paralegals with Complex Litigation Case Management skills — including $7K in bonuses and $6K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $39K to $81K depending on individual performance. Geographic location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Among survey respondents, women are more common than men; 83 percent of Litigation Paralegals with Complex Litigation Case Management skills are female. A fair number enjoy medical while over one-half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than two-fifths. Job satisfaction for Litigation Paralegals with Complex Litigation Case Management skills is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$39,918 - $78,276
$40K
$59K
$78K
MEDIAN: $58,812
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$15.48 - $32.00
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$23
$32
MEDIAN: $22.84
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$0$81K
Salary $39,918 - $78,276
Bonus $302.01 - $7,835
Profit Sharing $1,381 - $5,677
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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$39,569 - $81,403
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 227
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $15.48 - $32.00
Overtime $27.56 - $61.45
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $302.01 - $7,835
Profit Sharing $1,381 - $5,677
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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$39,569 - $81,403
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

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Pay by Experience Level for Litigation Paralegal

Pay by Experience for a Litigation Paralegal has a positive trend. An entry-level Litigation Paralegal with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 62 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Litigation Paralegal with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Litigation Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 113 salaries. A Litigation Paralegal with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 62 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $57,365

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

Surpassing the national average by 31 percent, Litigation Paralegals with Complex Litigation Case Management skills in Seattle receive some of the highest pay in the country. Litigation Paralegals with Complex Litigation Case Management skills will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+29 percent), Philadelphia (+27 percent), Atlanta (+16 percent), and Houston (+14 percent). With compensation 14 percent below the national average, Minneapolis is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Tampa and Dallas are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 14 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Litigation Paralegal

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Litigation Paralegal Salaries

▲15%

▲7%

National Average
$57,000

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 19%
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