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Paralegal Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$53,894/yr
3% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$41K
Low
$54K
Average
$71K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,303
Range$575 - $9,404
How much does a Paralegal make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Paralegal is $53,894 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 512 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
    $47,519/yr
    Range: $30K - $60K
    7 salaries
    $47,519
    $30K$60K
    Edelman Combs Latturner & Goodwin
    $30,792/yr
    Range: $29K - $33K
    7 salaries
    $30,792
    $29K$33K
    Vedder Price
    $63,284/yr
    Range: $50K - $73K
    6 salaries
    $63,284
    $50K$73K
    Fragomen
    $53,800/yr
    Range: $52K - $56K
    5 salaries
    $53,800
    $52K$56K
    Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney
    $48,752/yr
    Range: $41K - $60K
    5 salaries
    $48,752
    $41K$60K
    Kluever & Platt
    $38,720/yr
    Range: $35K - $40K
    5 salaries
    $38,720
    $35K$40K
    Geraci Law
    $20/hr
    Range: $18 - $25
    5 salaries
    $20
    $18$25

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    Pierce & Associates
    $15/hr
    Range: $14 - $15
    4 salaries
    $15
    $14$15
    The Law Offices of Dworkin & Maciariello
    $14/hr
    Range: $13 - $15
    4 salaries
    $14
    $13$15
    Sidley Austin
    $61,533/yr
    Range: $51K - $83K
    3 salaries
    $61,533
    $51K$83K
    Kirkland & Ellis
    $71,333/yr
    Range: $62K - $90K
    3 salaries
    $71,333
    $62K$90K
    Jenner & Block
    $67,306/yr
    Range: $58K - $80K
    3 salaries
    $67,306
    $58K$80K
    Schiff Hardin
    $76,406/yr
    Range: $56K - $106K
    3 salaries
    $76,406
    $56K$106K
    Kluever & Platt
    $21/hr
    Range: $14 - $27
    3 salaries
    $21
    $14$27
    Johnson, Blumberg, & Associates
    $14/hr
    Range: $12 - $16
    3 salaries
    $14
    $12$16
    Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP
    $40,379/yr
    Range: $35K - $43K
    3 salaries
    $40,379
    $35K$43K
    Childress Duffy
    $41,213/yr
    Range: $40K - $43K
    3 salaries
    $41,213
    $40K$43K
    Goldberg Weisman Cairo
    $33,691/yr
    Range: $33K - $35K
    3 salaries
    $33,691
    $33K$35K
    AECOM
    $66,051/yr
    Range: $59K - $73K
    2 salaries
    About
    $59K - $73K
    $59K$73K
    Greenberg Traurig
    $59,132/yr
    Range: $40K - $77K
    2 salaries
    About
    $40K - $77K
    $40K$77K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $62,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $62,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $27
    hourly
    A Paralegal reported making $27 per hour
    Additional Pay
    $700 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $50,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $50,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $54,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $54,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $15
    hourly
    A Paralegal reported making $15 per hour
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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