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Paralegal Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$64,642 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$1,577

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Paralegal is $64,642 a year and $31 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Paralegal is between $46,362 and $79,703. 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 Dallas, Texas.

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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 Dallas, Texas, 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:
$74,937
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Dallas, Texas

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Description: Dallas () is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea. It is the most populous city in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, the fourth-largest metropolitan area in...

Paralegal Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

Bilingual Personal Injury Litigation Paralegal
Jul 16
Dallas, TX, USA
Reyes Browne Reilley Law Firm
This is not your typical law firm paralegal job, it is a DREAM job and career for the right candidate - but please note: Reyes Browne Reilley is an extremely busy office, and this is not a place for ...
Legal Assistant / Paralegal
Jul 16
Dallas, TX, USA
Law Office
Allen, TX An established Allen litigation firm handling business and personal injury defense matters is seeking an experienced Paralegal/Legal Assistant to support two Attorneys with busy caseloads.
Litigation Paralegal Scheduler
Jul 16
Dallas, TX, USA
Eberstein & Witherite
Litigation Paralegal Scheduler Job Status: Full-time | Non-Exempt | Hourly Compensation: Commensurate with experience Eberstein & Witherite, LLP is a personal injury law firm specializing in motor ...
Litigation Paralegal
Jul 16
Dallas, TX, USA
Eberstein & Witherite
Litigation Paralegal Job Status: Full-time | Non-Exempt | Hourly Compensation: Commensurate with experience Eberstein & Witherite, LLP is a personal injury law firm specializing in motor vehicle ...
Sr. trial litigation Paralegal/secretary
Jul 11
Dallas, TX, USA
Prominent Dallas law firm
Prominent North Dallas law firm is Seeking a Sr. Trial Litigation Paralegal/secretary to become part of our team! Will work a busy desk, supporting one attorney. Must have ten plus years in trial ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Paralegal is $64,642 a year and $31 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Paralegal is between $46,362 and $79,703. 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 Dallas, Texas.

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Paralegal Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

Bilingual Personal Injury Litigation Paralegal
Jul 16
Dallas, TX, USA
Reyes Browne Reilley Law Firm
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Legal Assistant / Paralegal
Jul 16
Dallas, TX, USA
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Allen, TX An established Allen litigation firm handling business and personal injury defense matters is seeking an experienced Paralegal/Legal Assistant to support two Attorneys with busy caseloads.
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