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How much does a Corporate Paralegal make?

Updated Jun 14, 2021

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$64,237 /yr
Average Base Pay

446 salaries

$44K

Low

$64K

Average

$94K

High

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The national average salary for a Corporate Paralegal is $64,237 in United States. Filter by location to see Corporate Paralegal salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 446 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Corporate Paralegal employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Paralegal$50,292 /yr
L3
Senior Paralegal$75,794 /yr
L4
Lead Paralegal$65,301 /yr
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Cleary Gottlieb
4

Cleary Gottlieb

Corporate Paralegal

$48,364

 /yr
Range: $45K - $67K
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$45K

$67K

$45,429 - $66,556 Range

Ropes & Gray
4.3

Ropes & Gray

Corporate Paralegal

$50,885

 /yr
Range: $45K - $67K

$45K

$67K

$44,609 - $67,028 Range

Cravath Swaine
4.1

Cravath Swaine

Corporate Paralegal

$54,372

 /yr
Range: $49K - $68K

$49K

$68K

$48,679 - $67,887 Range

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
4

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison

Corporate Paralegal

$48,394

 /yr
Range: $45K - $83K

$45K

$83K

$45,000 - $83,343 Range

Simpson Thacher
4

Simpson Thacher

Corporate Paralegal

$49,916

 /yr
Range: $46K - $63K

$46K

$63K

$46,268 - $63,341 Range

Gunderson Dettmer
4.1

Gunderson Dettmer

Corporate Paralegal

$65,563

 /yr
Range: $57K - $78K

$57K

$78K

$56,534 - $78,066 Range

Weil Gotshal
4.1

Weil Gotshal

Corporate Paralegal

$48,082

 /yr
Range: $47K - $94K

$47K

$94K

$47,081 - $94,001 Range

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Baker McKenzie
3.7

Baker McKenzie

Corporate Paralegal

$84,620

 /yr
Range: $63K - $89K

$63K

$89K

$63,083 - $88,776 Range

Cooley
4.6

Cooley

Corporate Paralegal

$64,950

 /yr
Range: $56K - $93K

$56K

$93K

$55,672 - $92,638 Range

Fenwick & West
4.4

Fenwick & West

Corporate Paralegal

$65,996

 /yr
Range: $56K - $101K

$56K

$101K

$56,319 - $100,953 Range

Liberty Tax Service
3.7

Liberty Tax Service

Corporate Paralegal - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $24

$17

$24

$17 - $24 Range

Morrison & Foerster
3.8

Morrison & Foerster

Corporate Paralegal

$66,329

 /yr
Range: $52K - $93K

$52K

$93K

$51,965 - $92,756 Range

Akin Gump
3.9

Akin Gump

Corporate Paralegal

$56,277

 /yr
Range: $54K - $67K

$54K

$67K

$54,256 - $66,541 Range

Farmers Insurance Group
3.8

Farmers Insurance Group

Corporate Paralegal

$66,678

 /yr
Range: $56K - $75K

$56K

$75K

$56,040 - $74,818 Range

Fresenius Medical Care - North America
3.5

Fresenius Medical Care - North America

Corporate Paralegal

$59,745

 /yr
Range: $58K - $64K

$58K

$64K

$58,141 - $64,401 Range

Davis Polk
4

Davis Polk

Corporate Paralegal

$53,425

 /yr
Range: $47K - $61K

$47K

$61K

$47,302 - $61,370 Range

Vedder Price
3.4

Vedder Price

Corporate Paralegal

$76,243

 /yr
Range: $67K - $76K

$67K

$76K

$66,933 - $76,243 Range

Loeb Block & Partners
3.1

Loeb Block & Partners

Corporate Paralegal

$64,097

 /yr
Range: $61K - $84K

$61K

$84K

$60,990 - $83,554 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Corporate Paralegal - Hourly
About 

$34 -$38

 hourly

$34

$38

$34 - $38 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Corporate Paralegal
About 

$93K -$114K

$93K

$114K

$92,668 - $113,568 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Corporate Paralegal salaries

The average salary for a Corporate Paralegal is $64,237 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 446 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Corporate Paralegal employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Corporate Paralegal in United States is $94,320 per year.

The lowest salary for a Corporate Paralegal in United States is $43,749 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$54,000
per year
A Litigation Paralegal in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Paralegal Specialist in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$48,000
per year
A Paralegal in the Columbia, SC Area area reported making $48,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Columbia, SC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$47,016
per year
A Paralegal Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $47,016 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$15
hourly
A Paralegal in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$54,000
per year
A Litigation Paralegal in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$58,767
per year
A Paralegal in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $58,767 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$52,221
per year
A Paralegal in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $52,221 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$52,000
per year
A Paralegal in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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