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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Litigation Paralegal make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$78,867 / yrTotal Pay
$59,128 / yrBase Pay
$19,740 / yrAdditional Pay

$78,867

 / yr
$43K$295K
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The estimated total pay for a Litigation Paralegal is $78,867 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $59,128 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $19,740 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Litigation Paralegal?

Some related job titles are Legal Administrative Assistant Salaries with median pay of $75,323, Legal Assistant/Paralegal Salaries with median pay of $73,646, Legal Assistant/Paralegal Salaries with median pay of $71,542, Paralegal Specialist Salaries with median pay of $73,226.

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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
4.2

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison

Litigation Paralegal

$51,907

 /yr
Range: $47K - $72K

$47K

$72K

$46,759 - $71,530 Range

Morgan and Morgan
2.9

Morgan and Morgan

Litigation Paralegal

$50,863

 /yr
Range: $33K - $70K

$33K

$70K

$33,479 - $70,369 Range

Wilson Elser
3.3

Wilson Elser

Litigation Paralegal

$55,736

 /yr
Range: $40K - $83K

$40K

$83K

$40,254 - $83,355 Range

Thomas J. Henry Law, PLLC
3.8

Thomas J. Henry Law, PLLC

Litigation Paralegal - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $14 - $28

$14

$28

$14 - $28 Range

LawFirm.com
4.1

LawFirm.com

Litigation Paralegal

$58,702

 /yr
Range: $40K - $105K

$40K

$105K

$39,662 - $104,831 Range

Weitz & Luxenberg
3.0

Weitz & Luxenberg

Litigation Paralegal - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $20 - $34

$20

$34

$20 - $34 Range

Cravath Swaine
3.8

Cravath Swaine

Litigation Paralegal

$56,879

 /yr
Range: $53K - $75K

$53K

$75K

$52,555 - $74,703 Range

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Morgan & Morgan
3.2

Morgan & Morgan

Litigation Paralegal

$57,697

 /yr
Range: $39K - $73K

$39K

$73K

$39,320 - $73,302 Range

Cleary Gottlieb
3.9

Cleary Gottlieb

Litigation Paralegal

$53,940

 /yr
Range: $48K - $61K

$48K

$61K

$48,151 - $61,478 Range

Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith
3.3

$68,588

 /yr
Range: $55K - $96K

$55K

$96K

$55,360 - $95,856 Range

Ropes & Gray
4.0

Ropes & Gray

Litigation Paralegal

$60,794

 /yr
Range: $51K - $117K

$51K

$117K

$51,075 - $116,576 Range

Hughes Hubbard
3.2

Hughes Hubbard

Litigation Paralegal

$48,443

 /yr
Range: $45K - $62K

$45K

$62K

$44,882 - $62,252 Range

Kirkland & Ellis
4.2

Kirkland & Ellis

Litigation Paralegal

$76,673

 /yr
Range: $50K - $132K

$50K

$132K

$50,000 - $131,709 Range

Allstate
3.5

Allstate

Litigation Paralegal

$74,450

 /yr
Range: $61K - $79K

$61K

$79K

$61,247 - $79,245 Range

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce
3.0

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce

Litigation Paralegal

$43,762

 /yr
Range: $39K - $67K

$39K

$67K

$39,166 - $67,412 Range

Quinn Emanuel
3.8

Quinn Emanuel

Litigation Paralegal

$66,951

 /yr
Range: $52K - $129K

$52K

$129K

$52,221 - $129,433 Range

Covington & Burling
4.0

Covington & Burling

Litigation Paralegal

$59,020

 /yr
Range: $46K - $132K

$46K

$132K

$46,351 - $132,479 Range

Cole, Scott & Kissane
3.4

Cole, Scott & Kissane

Litigation Paralegal

$68,061

 /yr
Range: $55K - $83K

$55K

$83K

$54,890 - $83,451 Range

Simon & Simon, PC
3.7

Simon & Simon, PC

Litigation Paralegal

$48,305

 /yr
Range: $41K - $57K

$41K

$57K

$40,661 - $56,882 Range

Kisling, Nestico & Redick
4.3

Kisling, Nestico & Redick

Litigation Paralegal

$47,737

 /yr
Range: $30K - $62K

$30K

$62K

$29,812 - $62,275 Range

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$21

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Cash Bonus$300/hr

8 days ago by a Paralegal with 1 to 3 years of experience

$119,000

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8 days ago by a IP Paralegal with more than 15 years of experience

$54,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Paralegal Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$74,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Paralegal with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$33

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8 days ago by a Paralegal with 4 to 6 years of experience

$75,000

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8 days ago by a Litigation Paralegal with 4 to 6 years of experience

$87,000

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8 days ago by a Paralegal with 7 to 9 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Litigation Paralegal salaries

The national average salary for a Litigation Paralegal is $56,282 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Litigation Paralegal salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2041 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Litigation Paralegal employees.

The highest salary for a Litigation Paralegal in United States is $79,375 per year.

The lowest salary for a Litigation Paralegal in United States is $39,907 per year.

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