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Paralegal Salary
in Los Angeles, California

$72,501 (USD)

Average Salary

$35/hr

Average Hourly

$1,769

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Paralegal is $72,501 a year and $35 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Paralegal is between $51,999 and $89,394. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Paralegal. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

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Job Summary

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.
Paralegal Job Prevalence in Los Angeles, California, United States

Job family: Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Job family population: 290,410

Estimated population of Paralegal jobs: 197,589

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$84,049
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Los Angeles ( (listen); Spanish: Los Ángeles; Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the most populous city in California, the second most populous city in the United States, after New York City, and the third most populous city in North America. With an estimated population of nearly four million, Los Angeles is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. The city is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood and the entertainment industry, and its sprawling metropolis. Los Angeles is the largest city...

Paralegal Job Listings for Los Angeles, California

Paralegal - Civil Business Ligation (Leading Firm)
Jul 15
Los Angeles, CA, USA
CSG
National Law group is seeking a Civil Litigation Paralegal with 3+ years of experience to support our litigation team in our Downtown Los Angeles office. Qualifications: * 3+ years of experience as ...
Litigation Trial Paralegal
Jul 11
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Kent Daniels & Associates, Inc.
The Trial Paralegal will assist with trial preparation for general, civil, and employment litigation support in state and federal courts and arbitrations. Selected candidate will conduct extensive ...
Litigation Paralegal/Secretary
Jul 12
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Personal Injury Firm
Personal Injury Firm seeking a Litigation Secretary/Paralegal to become a part of our successful team! Responsibilities: * Assist with the drafting and reviewing of discovery responses. * Record and ...
Civil Litigation Paralegal - Direct Hire (Must have Trial Experience)
Jul 12
Los Angeles, CA, USA
CSG
We are looking for a Paralegal who has a passion for business litigation. The selected paralegal will serve primarily paralegal for New York and LA attorney civil attorneys (the firm's managing ...
Junior to Mid-Level Paralegal
Jul 10
us
Mark Beck Law
We are looking for a junior to mid-level paralegal to join our team, with these skills: · Excellent written, verbal and analytical skills, including communications that are clear and concise, using ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Paralegal is $72,501 a year and $35 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Paralegal is between $51,999 and $89,394. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Paralegal. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

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Paralegal Job Listings for Los Angeles, California

Paralegal - Civil Business Ligation (Leading Firm)
Jul 15
Los Angeles, CA, USA
CSG
National Law group is seeking a Civil Litigation Paralegal with 3+ years of experience to support our litigation team in our Downtown Los Angeles office. Qualifications: * 3+ years of experience as ...
Litigation Trial Paralegal
Jul 11
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Kent Daniels & Associates, Inc.
The Trial Paralegal will assist with trial preparation for general, civil, and employment litigation support in state and federal courts and arbitrations. Selected candidate will conduct extensive ...
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