Average Paralegal with Document Preparation Skills Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$20.80
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$2,035
Bonus
$2,500
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Paralegal with Document Preparation skills in Los Angeles, California is $20.80.
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$14.84
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$20.80
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$33.33
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $33
Bonus
$305 - $7,288
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2,500
Total Pay
$32,701 - $82,696
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Popular Skills for Paralegal

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

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

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 $16.81 based on 5 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.94 based on 84 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.00 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.49 based on 49 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $30.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 10.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (4.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (3.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (10.1% less), New York, New York (7.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 227 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.2%
Early Career
37.0%
Mid Career
28.2%
Experienced
21.6%
Late Career
11.0%