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Para Legal Salary

$66,324 (USD)

Average Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly

$1,618

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Para Legal is $66,324 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Para Legal is between $47,568 and $81,777. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Para Legal. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Checks and examines law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes to prepare legal documents, such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, initial and amended articles of incorporation, stock certificates and other securities, buy-sell agreements, closing papers and binders, deeds, and trust instruments for review, approval, and use by Attorney.
  • Assesses and inventories real and personal property for estate planning.
  • Investigates facts and law of case to determine causes of action and to prepare case accordingly.
Para Legal Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Job family population: 309,940

Estimated population of Para Legal jobs: 210,877

Rate of error: 1.1%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$76,887
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Para Legal Job Listings for United States

REAL ESTATE LITIGATION -----PARA LEGAL
Oct 22
Tacoma, WA, USA
McFerran Law, P.S.
WE SEEK AN EXPERIENCED PARA-LEGAL TO ASSIST US IN LITIGATION . Our firm is divided into practice groups and this person will be our "point person" for all in our practice having a thorough background ...
OFFICE MANAGER - LAW FIRM
Nov 27
Kansas City, KS, USA
Synergy Staffing Services, LLC
Well known established Kansas City, KS based law firm is seeking an Office Manager / Para-legal to join their fun environment . The position will handle all bookkeeping included accounts payable ...
Medical Claims Processor- Risk Specialist
Dec 5
Atlanta, GA, USA
GPS Staffing
Para legal back experience, excel, claims management * 2 years of experience supporting a Risk Management Dept. or Medical Legal law firm * Billing assessment * Claims administration Preferred ...
EXPERIENCED PARALEGAL
Sep 12
Macon, GA, USA
Carmel W. Sanders
Certified Para Legal with at least three years experience in a law firm; excellent writing skills required.
Calendar Associates (4)
Oct 29
Livingston, NJ, USA
Veritext Legal Solutions
Veritext is the global leader in legal litigation and deposition solutions. We provide the most ... para confirmar que usted está autorizado para trabajar en los EE.UU.. #ZR Company Description ...

The average pay for a Para Legal is $66,324 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Para Legal is between $47,568 and $81,777. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Para Legal. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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REAL ESTATE LITIGATION -----PARA LEGAL
Oct 22
Tacoma, WA, USA
McFerran Law, P.S.
WE SEEK AN EXPERIENCED PARA-LEGAL TO ASSIST US IN LITIGATION . Our firm is divided into practice groups and this person will be our "point person" for all in our practice having a thorough background ...
OFFICE MANAGER - LAW FIRM
Nov 27
Kansas City, KS, USA
Synergy Staffing Services, LLC
Well known established Kansas City, KS based law firm is seeking an Office Manager / Para-legal to join their fun environment . The position will handle all bookkeeping included accounts payable ...
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