Average Experienced Paralegal with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$77,093
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$4,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Paralegal with Document Preparation skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $77,093.
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

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

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 $44,189 based on 13 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,245 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,957 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $79,480.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (26.0% less), Denver, Colorado (25.8% less) and Houston, Texas (20.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 117 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.1%
Early Career
55.6%
Mid Career
23.9%
Late Career
9.4%