How much does a Paralegal I earn in the United States? The average Paralegal I salary in the United States is $55,696 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $49,254 and $62,886. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. View Cost of Living in Major Cities
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Assists and supports attorneys with research for trial or due diligence. Researches and analyzes law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and More
Assists and supports attorneys with research for trial or due diligence. Researches and analyzes law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes. Prepares legal documents, such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, etc. Understands technical legal terminology. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to an attorney. Typically requires paralegal certification. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience and a bachelor's degree. Less
Includes bonus, healthcare, and retirement
0 - 2 years experience
2 - 4 years experience
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