Paralegal / Legal Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average salary for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia is $43,745 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Drafting Correspondence and Microsoft Office. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$30,000 - $64,632
$30K
$45K
$65K
MEDIAN: $44,621
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$13.00 - $25.16
$18
MEDIAN: $18.00
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$0$66K
Salary $30,000 - $64,632
Bonus $253.42 - $3,056
Profit Sharing $900
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,121 - $66,656
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $18.00
Overtime $48.00
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $253.42 - $3,056
Profit Sharing $900
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,121 - $66,656
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Paralegal / Legal Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$44,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

Drafting Correspondence
▲22%

Microsoft Office
▲22%

Litigation Case Management
▲4%

Client Interaction
▲2%

Document Management
▲2%

Legal Research
▲2%

National Average
$44,000

Microsoft Word
▼6%

Document Preparation
▼7%

Case Management
▼23%

Typing
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 29%
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