Paralegal Salaries

10,775 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2021

Average Base Pay
$49,357 / yr
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How much does a Paralegal make?

The national average salary for a Paralegal is $49,357 in United States. Filter by location to see Paralegal salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 10,775 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Paralegal employees.

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Paralegal

US Army

$48,727/yr

Range: $22K - $82K

403 salaries

$48,727/yr
$22K$82K

Paralegal

Fragomen

$59,378/yr

Range: $37K - $87K

114 salaries

$59,378/yr
$37K$87K

Paralegal

Berry Appleman & Leiden

$56,699/yr

Range: $43K - $76K

77 salaries

$56,699/yr
$43K$76K

Paralegal

Weitz & Luxenberg

$46,027/yr

Range: $33K - $72K

63 salaries

$46,027/yr
$33K$72K

Paralegal

LawFirm.com

$43,738/yr

Range: $26K - $91K

62 salaries

$43,738/yr
$26K$91K

Paralegal - Hourly

Lexington Law

$16/hr

Range: $13 - $18

59 salaries

$16/hr
$13$18

Paralegal - Hourly

Voce

$20/hr

Range: $18 - $33

54 salaries

$20/hr
$18$33

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Paralegal

The Law Offices of Iannella and Mummolo

$33,494/yr

Range: $32K - $40K

50 salaries

$33,494/yr
$32K$40K

Paralegal

New York County District Attorney

$43,472/yr

Range: $40K - $48K

47 salaries

$43,472/yr
$40K$48K

Paralegal

Wilson Elser

$47,397/yr

Range: $37K - $82K

46 salaries

$47,397/yr
$37K$82K

Paralegal - Hourly

Thomas J. Henry Law, PLLC

$17/hr

Range: $13 - $25

42 salaries

$17/hr
$13$25

Paralegal

Granite Broadcasting

$46,415/yr

Range: $31K - $75K

41 salaries

$46,415/yr
$31K$75K

Paralegal

BWW Law Group

$37,103/yr

Range: $23K - $46K

41 salaries

$37,103/yr
$23K$46K

Paralegal

Robert Half

$49,981/yr

Range: $35K - $77K

40 salaries

$49,981/yr
$35K$77K

Paralegal - Hourly

Pressler & Pressler

$18/hr

Range: $15 - $22

40 salaries

$18/hr
$15$22

Paralegal - Hourly

McCabe, Weisberg & Conway

$18/hr

Range: $13 - $24

38 salaries

$18/hr
$13$24

Paralegal

Allstate

$60,000/yr

Range: $49K - $75K

37 salaries

$60,000/yr
$49K$75K

Paralegal

Liberty Mutual Insurance

$56,372/yr

Range: $45K - $78K

36 salaries

$56,372/yr
$45K$78K

Paralegal

Greenberg Traurig

$57,937/yr

Range: $40K - $86K

35 salaries

$57,937/yr
$40K$86K

Paralegal

NYLAG

$43,278/yr

Range: $36K - $53K

33 salaries

$43,278/yr
$36K$53K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$21
hourly
A Paralegal in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$72,300
per year
A NO-FAULT LITIGATION SPECIALIST in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $72,300 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
A Paralegal in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Corporate Paralegal in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$28
hourly
A Paralegal in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $28 per hour
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$6,700
monthly
A Paralegal in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $6,700 per month
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private