The average salary for a Paralegal with Document Preparation skills in San Francisco, California is $62,985.
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Job Description for Paralegal
Paralegals perform legal-, regulatory- and business-related research for lawyers working at their organization. Most of the time, paralegals work for law offices, corporations’ legal departments or courts. These professionals also provide legal support services to attorneys. They assist lawyers in filing materials such as motions, memoranda, pleadings and briefs in various court systems, as well as accompany lawyers to see clients and/or to go to court. Paralegals may have to interview clients…Read more
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Popular Skills for Paralegal
Litigation Case Management
Skills in Case Management, Legal Research, Document Management and Litigation Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction.
Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal
An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,742 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,530 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,614 based on 17 salaries.
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (21.2% less), Denver, Colorado (20.9% less) and New York, New York (20.0% less).
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