Average Paralegal Salary

$49,255
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$35k
MEDIAN
$49k
90%
$72k

The average salary for a Paralegal is $49,255

Base Salary
$35k - $72k
Bonus
$488 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$974 - $7k
Commission
$204 - $10k
Total Pay
$32k - $70k
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Job Satisfaction for Paralegal

4.1 out of 5
(2,376)
Highly Satisfied
208Reviews
Based on 2,376 responses, the job of Paralegal has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.05 out of 5. On average, Paralegals are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
88.6%
Male
10.7%
Prefer to self-define
0.7%
This data is based on 7,463 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

63%

Dental

44%

Vision

37%

None

36%