Average Experienced Paralegal with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$69,681
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$2,750
Bonus
$3,750
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The average salary for an Experienced Paralegal with Document Preparation skills in Los Angeles, California is $69,681.
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$52k
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$96k
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Paralegals?

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 $44,000 based on 5 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,392 based on 83 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,425 based on 64 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $76,291.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (19.5% less), Atlanta, Georgia (18.1% less) and Denver, Colorado (17.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 176 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.8%
Early Career
47.2%
Mid Career
36.4%
Late Career
13.6%