Average Paralegal Salary

Average Paralegal Salary

$48,831
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$34k
MEDIAN
$49k
90%
$71k

The average salary for a Paralegal is $48,831

Base Salary
$34k - $71k
Bonus
$400 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$824 - $7k
Commission
$194 - $14k
Total Pay
$31k - $69k
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Job Satisfaction for Paralegal

3.9 out of 5
(2,920)
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Gender Breakdown

Female
88.6%
Male
10.9%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

63%

Dental

44%

Vision

36%

None

36%