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Paralegal Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$60,406/yr
4% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$46K
Low
$60K
Average
$79K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,486
Range$612 - $10,279
How much does a Paralegal make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Paralegal is $60,406 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 530 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Paralegal employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Zulkie Partners
    $47,437/yr
    Range: $30K - $60K
    7 salaries
    $47,437/yr
    $30K$60K
    Edelman Combs Latturner & Goodwin
    $30,480/yr
    Range: $29K - $33K
    7 salaries
    $30,480/yr
    $29K$33K
    Vedder Price
    $66,015/yr
    Range: $50K - $73K
    6 salaries
    $66,015/yr
    $50K$73K
    Fragomen
    $54,000/yr
    Range: $52K - $56K
    5 salaries
    $54,000/yr
    $52K$56K
    Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney
    $43,000/yr
    Range: $41K - $60K
    5 salaries
    $43,000/yr
    $41K$60K
    Kluever & Platt
    $40,000/yr
    Range: $35K - $40K
    5 salaries
    $40,000/yr
    $35K$40K
    Geraci Law
    $19/hr
    Range: $18 - $25
    5 salaries
    $19/hr
    $18$25

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    Jenner & Block
    $72,004/yr
    Range: $58K - $91K
    4 salaries
    $72,004/yr
    $58K$91K
    Pierce & Associates
    $15/hr
    Range: $14 - $15
    4 salaries
    $15/hr
    $14$15
    The Law Offices of Dworkin & Maciariello
    $15/hr
    Range: $13 - $15
    4 salaries
    $15/hr
    $13$15
    Sidley Austin
    $51,000/yr
    Range: $51K - $83K
    3 salaries
    $51,000/yr
    $51K$83K
    Kirkland & Ellis
    $62,000/yr
    Range: $62K - $90K
    3 salaries
    $62,000/yr
    $62K$90K
    Schiff Hardin
    $67,339/yr
    Range: $56K - $106K
    3 salaries
    $67,339/yr
    $56K$106K
    Brinks Gilson & Lione
    $50,800/yr
    Range: $51K - $73K
    3 salaries
    $50,800/yr
    $51K$73K
    Kluever & Platt
    $23/hr
    Range: $14 - $27
    3 salaries
    $23/hr
    $14$27
    Johnson, Blumberg, & Associates
    $15/hr
    Range: $12 - $16
    3 salaries
    $15/hr
    $12$16
    Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP
    $42,672/yr
    Range: $35K - $43K
    3 salaries
    $42,672/yr
    $35K$43K
    Childress Duffy
    $40,640/yr
    Range: $40K - $43K
    3 salaries
    $40,640/yr
    $40K$43K
    Goldberg Weisman Cairo
    $33,528/yr
    Range: $33K - $35K
    3 salaries
    $33,528/yr
    $33K$35K
    AECOM
    $66,015/yr
    Range: $60K - $73K
    2 salaries
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    $60K - $73K
    $60K$73K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Paralegal salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $42,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $42,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $500 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $47,500
    per year
    A Litigation Paralegal reported making $47,500 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $44,100
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $44,100 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $33,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $33,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $45,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $45,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
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