Average Late-Career Paralegal Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$82,631
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Paralegal in Washington, District of Columbia is $82,631.
10%
$59k
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$83k
90%
$102k
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$59k - $102k
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$63k - $107k
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Popular Skills for Paralegal

Skills in Case Management and Document Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Litigation Case Management, Legal Research and Document Preparation.

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

An entry-level Paralegal with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,826 based on 43 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,005 based on 167 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,673 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,289 based on 27 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (30.9% less), Houston, Texas (26.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (25.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 286 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.0%
Early Career
58.4%
Mid Career
17.1%
Experienced
9.4%