Average Paralegal with Legal Research Skills Hourly Pay in San Jose, California

$27.53
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$1,000
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The average hourly pay for a Paralegal with Legal Research skills in San Jose, California is $27.53.
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$24.34
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$27.53
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$42.41
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$24 - $42
Bonus
$504 - $2,035
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$51,785 - $88,973
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Popular Skills for Paralegal

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

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.21 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.28 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $32.50 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 13.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (29.2% less), Houston, Texas (28.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (27.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Early Career
35.0%
Mid Career
35.0%
Experienced
30.0%