Average Paralegal Salary

$49,717
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$35k
MEDIAN
$50k
90%
$73k

The average salary for a Paralegal is $49,717

Base Salary
$35k - $73k
Bonus
$493 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$964 - $7k
Commission
$197 - $10k
Total Pay
$32k - $71k
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Job Satisfaction for Paralegal

3.9 out of 5
(2,229)
Highly Satisfied
208Reviews
Based on 2,229 responses, the job of Paralegal has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.87 out of 5. On average, Paralegals are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
88.6%
Male
10.6%
Prefer to self-define
0.8%
This data is based on 7,156 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

63%

Dental

45%

Vision

38%

None

36%