Average Paralegal with Document Preparation Skills Hourly Pay in Sacramento, California

$19.43
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The average hourly pay for a Paralegal with Document Preparation skills in Sacramento, California is $19.43.
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$14 - $29
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Paralegals?

An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.10 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.77 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.58 based on 15 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 Denver, Colorado earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (10.7% more) and Houston, Texas (8.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (3.8% less) and New York, New York (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 85 survey responses.
Early Career
45.9%
Mid Career
21.2%
Experienced
17.6%
Late Career
15.3%