Average Experienced Paralegal with Legal Research Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$68,398
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$1,221
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The average salary for an Experienced Paralegal with Legal Research skills in Seattle, Washington is $68,398.
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

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

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 $40,805 based on 5 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,393 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,205 based on 20 salaries.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 7.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (13.3% less), Chicago, Illinois (12.3% less) and Dallas, Texas (11.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.4%
Early Career
47.9%
Mid Career
41.7%