Paralegal Salary in United States

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What is the salary of a Paralegal?

The average salary of a Paralegal in United States is $24.6. Salaries start from around $14.3 and go up to $37. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

$0 $37
Starting ($14.3)
Junior ($17.83)
Experienced ($22.87)
Senior ($29.51)
Highest ($37.0)
Highest

The top 10% of Paralegals in United States earn:

$37
Senior

The top 25% of Paralegals in United States earn:

$29.5
Experienced

The middle 50% of Paralegals in United States earn:

$22.9
Junior

The bottom 25% of Paralegals in United States earn:

$17.8
Starting

The bottom 10% of Paralegals in United States earn:

$14.3

Historical salary

Paralegal salary by state

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State Salary Rank
District of Columbia 35.1 1
California 28.9 2
Alaska 28.9 3
New Jersey 28.3 4
Oregon 27.3 5
New York 26.4 6
Virgin Islands 26.2 7
Pennsylvania 26.2 8
Georgia 25.9 9
Delaware 25.9 10
Washington 25.8 11
Massachusetts 25.8 12
Hawaii 25.7 13
Connecticut 25.6 14
Colorado 25.6 15
Texas 25.3 16
Maryland 24.9 17
United States 24.6 18
Minnesota 24.5 19
Virginia 24.5 20
Nevada 24.1 21
Illinois 23.6 22
Missouri 23.4 23
Florida 23.0 24
Rhode Island 23.0 25
Arizona 22.9 26
Michigan 22.6 27
New Hampshire 22.3 28
Vermont 22.1 29
Alabama 21.9 30
Maine 21.5 31
Wisconsin 21.5 32
Tennessee 21.5 33
Ohio 21.5 34
Guam 21.3 35
Utah 21.2 36
New Mexico 21.1 37
Iowa 20.8 38
North Dakota 20.7 39
Wyoming 20.7 40
Kentucky 20.7 41
Oklahoma 20.6 42
South Dakota 20.5 43
Mississippi 20.5 44
North Carolina 20.4 45
Louisiana 20.3 46
Montana 20.2 47
Nebraska 20.1 48
Indiana 20.1 49
Kansas 20 50
West Virginia 20.0 51
Idaho 19.9 52
South Carolina 19.7 53
Arkansas 19.1 54
Puerto Rico 17.9 55

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