Average Early-Career Paralegal Hourly Pay in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$18.09
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$800
Bonus
$1,750
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Paralegal in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is $18.09.
10%
$13.11
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$18.09
90%
$22.96
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $23
Bonus
$100 - $2,500
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1,750
Total Pay
$30,320 - $48,945
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Popular Skills for Paralegal

Skills in Document Preparation and Legal Research are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management, Drafting Correspondence and Client Interaction.

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

An entry-level Paralegal with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.58 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.30 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.50 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $28.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 54.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (24.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (10.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (8.8% less), Houston, Texas (4.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (3.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 55 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.5%
Mid Career
32.7%
Experienced
32.7%
Late Career
20.0%