Average Paralegal with Office Administration Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$47,372
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$1,474
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The average salary for a Paralegal with Office Administration skills in Chicago, Illinois is $47,372.
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

Skills in Document Preparation, Case Management, Client Interaction, Document Management and Legal Research are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Paralegals?

An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,126 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,414 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,958 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 25.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (11.7% more) and Denver, Colorado (9.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (8.6% less), New York, New York (6.5% less) and Houston, Texas (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Early Career
44.7%
Mid Career
31.6%
Experienced
23.7%