Entry-Level Paralegal in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

An Entry-Level Paralegal in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $40,683 per year. A skill in Legal Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$31,407 - $53,845
$31K
$43K
$54K
MEDIAN: $42,887
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$14.41 - $23.60
$14
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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$0$53K
Salary $31,407 - $53,845
Bonus $0.00 - $7,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,844 - $52,821
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 50
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $14.41 - $23.60
Overtime $33.00
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,844 - $52,821
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

Paralegal Job Listings

Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
5%
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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲6%

Document Management
▲1%

Knowledge Discovery
▲1%

Client Interaction
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Document Preparation
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Real Estate
▼4%

Research Analysis
▼6%

Typing
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

Drafting Correspondence
▼8%

Case Management
▼8%

Litigation Case Management
▼8%

Office Administration
▼13%

Legal Research
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 22%
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