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Paralegal Salaries

Paralegals earn $46,000 annually on average, or $22 per hour, which is 20% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Paralegals work for Bingham McCutchen at $95,000 annually while the lowest paid Paralegals work for Graham & Associates earning approximately $22,000 each year.

$46K Paralegal National Average (2,565 salaries)
$47K Happiest Paralegal are at United States Navy (6)
$95K Highest Paid Paralegal are at Bingham McCutchen (4)

Paralegal Jobs near Dunellen, NJ

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  • Paralegal at Robert Half, Boston, MA - 4 days ago

2,565 Paralegal Salaries

$48K United States Army's Average Paralegal Salary (39 salaries)

+$2K (4%) more than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
+$6K (13%) more than average United States Army salary ($42K)
-$23K (63%) less than average United States Army Paralegal salary ($48K)
"Underpaid! I went to war."
$30K United States Army Paralegal · 3 years ago
-$18K (46%) less than average United States Army Paralegal salary ($48K)
$30K United States Army Paralegal · 4 years ago
-$18K (46%) less than average United States Army Paralegal salary ($48K)
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$60K Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton's Average Paralegal Salary (3 salaries)

+$14K (26%) more than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
-$1K (1%) less than average Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton salary ($61K)
+$8K (12%) more than average Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Paralegal salary ($60K)
"Underpaid because of poor staff support and unreasonable billing requirements."
+$1K (1%) more than average Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Paralegal salary ($60K)
-$10K (18%) less than average Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Paralegal salary ($60K)

$50K JPMorgan's Average Paralegal Salary (3 salaries)

+$4K (8%) more than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
-$1K (1%) less than average JPMorgan salary ($51K)
$40K JPMorgan Paralegal in Iselin, NJ · 6 months ago
-$10K (22%) less than average JPMorgan Paralegal salary ($50K)
"Each firm or a financial institution can pay a person what they can afford."
$60K JPMorgan Paralegal · 5 years ago
+$10K (18%) more than average JPMorgan Paralegal salary ($50K)
+$10K (18%) more than average JPMorgan Paralegal salary ($50K)

$63K Bachus & Schanker's Average Paralegal Salary (2 salaries)

+$17K (31%) more than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
-$12K (17%) less than average Bachus & Schanker salary ($75K)
+$12K (17%) more than average Bachus & Schanker Paralegal salary ($63K)
"I was being paid exactly what I should be paid in regards to the amount of fees I was bringing in for the firm."
$50K Bachus & Schanker Paralegal · 5 years ago
-$13K (23%) less than average Bachus & Schanker Paralegal salary ($63K)

$50K Zimmerman, Axelrad, Meyer, Stern & Wise's Average Paralegal Salary (1 salaries)

+$4K (8%) more than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
+$1K (2%) more than average Zimmerman, Axelrad, Meyer, Stern & Wise salary ($49K)
Equal to average Zimmerman, Axelrad, Meyer, Stern & Wise Paralegal salary ($50K)
"I'm doing great its all from G-d."

$45K Sacks & Sacks' Average Paralegal Salary (1 salaries)

-$1K (2%) less than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
Equal to average Sacks & Sacks salary ($45K)
Equal to average Sacks & Sacks Paralegal salary ($45K)
"The pay at Sacks & Sacks, LLP has been decent. I was hired to work with a Junior Attorney at a salary of $29,000.00. I was given a raise after two years of employment of $35,000.00. My family relocated to Georgia and as I tried to resign I was given another raise with a salary at $45,000.00 my third year within the firm. I was then denied any raises within the last 5 years with an option of overtime to compensate the many late hours and weekends worked. Currently there is no overtime pay."

$42K Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle's Average Paralegal Salary (1 salaries)

-$4K (9%) less than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
-$18K (35%) less than average Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle salary ($60K)
Equal to average Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle Paralegal salary ($42K)
"Seems about right."

$42K Charles H. Torres' Average Paralegal Salary (1 salaries)

-$4K (9%) less than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
Equal to average Charles H. Torres salary ($42K)
Equal to average Charles H. Torres Paralegal salary ($42K)
"It was a decent starting salary for a company that provided nothing more but pay."

$40K Craig Swapp & Associates' Average Paralegal Salary (1 salaries)

-$6K (13%) less than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
Equal to average Craig Swapp & Associates salary ($40K)
Equal to average Craig Swapp & Associates Paralegal salary ($40K)
"I am probably underpaid for what I do."

$38K Applied Discovery's Average Paralegal Salary (1 salaries)

-$8K (19%) less than national average Paralegal salary ($46K)
-$29K (55%) less than average Applied Discovery salary ($67K)
Equal to average Applied Discovery Paralegal salary ($38K)
"I am being paid the fair market rate in my city."
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