How much does a Paralegal make?

Updated 26 Sep 2021
£22,875 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,807 salaries

£16K

Low

£23K

Average

£33K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Paralegal is £22,875 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Paralegal salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2807 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Paralegal employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Paralegal£22,875 /yr
L3
Senior Paralegal£28,163 /yr
L4
Lead Paralegal£23,808 /yr
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Assistant Paralegal

£19,560

per year

Paralegal Specialist

£23,491

per year

Corporate Paralegal

£28,233

per year

Immigration Paralegal

£23,099

per year

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DWF
3.2

DWF

Paralegal

£19,500

 /yr
Range: £15K - £67K
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£15K

£67K

£14,867 - £67,148 Range

DAC Beachcroft
3.7

DAC Beachcroft

Paralegal

£18,769

 /yr
Range: £17K - £29K

£17K

£29K

£16,831 - £28,908 Range

Hugh James
3.3

Hugh James

Paralegal

£16,831

 /yr
Range: £15K - £23K

£15K

£23K

£15,487 - £23,143 Range

Irwin Mitchell
3.6

Irwin Mitchell

Paralegal

£19,703

 /yr
Range: £17K - £29K

£17K

£29K

£17,311 - £29,061 Range

G2 Legal
4.7

G2 Legal

Paralegal

£21,094

 /yr
Range: £19K - £31K

£19K

£31K

£18,500 - £30,667 Range

Lyons Davidson Solicitors
3.2

Lyons Davidson Solicitors

Paralegal

£17,406

 /yr
Range: £15K - £25K

£15K

£25K

£15,069 - £25,128 Range

Slater & Gordon UK
2.9

Slater & Gordon UK

Paralegal

£19,582

 /yr
Range: £18K - £26K

£18K

£26K

£17,820 - £25,504 Range

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BLM Law
2.4

BLM Law

Paralegal

£21,500

 /yr
Range: £18K - £30K

£18K

£30K

£17,896 - £29,500 Range

Knights plc
3.5

Knights plc

Paralegal

£20,394

 /yr
Range: £16K - £26K

£16K

£26K

£16,000 - £26,403 Range

NewLaw Solicitors
2.9

NewLaw Solicitors

Paralegal

£18,430

 /yr
Range: £17K - £22K

£17K

£22K

£16,519 - £21,935 Range

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK)
4.1

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK)

Paralegal

£20,585

 /yr
Range: £18K - £25K

£18K

£25K

£18,346 - £24,687 Range

Leigh Day & Co.
4.4

Leigh Day & Co.

Paralegal

£25,615

 /yr
Range: £18K - £29K

£18K

£29K

£18,000 - £28,905 Range

Eversheds Sutherland
3.8

Eversheds Sutherland

Paralegal

£20,792

 /yr
Range: £18K - £31K

£18K

£31K

£18,329 - £31,480 Range

Keoghs
3.1

Keoghs

Paralegal

£15,281

 /yr
Range: £13K - £28K

£13K

£28K

£13,000 - £28,000 Range

Simpson Millar
4.1

Simpson Millar

Paralegal

£20,163

 /yr
Range: £17K - £24K

£17K

£24K

£17,221 - £23,946 Range

Duncan Lewis Solicitors
3.1

Duncan Lewis Solicitors

Paralegal

£18,430

 /yr
Range: £17K - £25K

£17K

£25K

£16,693 - £25,000 Range

Clyde & Co
3.6

Clyde & Co

Paralegal

£25,090

 /yr
Range: £17K - £27K

£17K

£27K

£16,813 - £26,908 Range

Sacco Mann
4.3

Sacco Mann

Paralegal

£21,813

 /yr
Range: £20K - £32K

£20K

£32K

£20,000 - £31,500 Range

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
3.8

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Paralegal

£24,439

 /yr
Range: £19K - £40K

£19K

£40K

£18,584 - £39,763 Range

PGMBM
3.8

PGMBM

Paralegal

£24,000

 /yr
Range: £17K - £37K

£17K

£37K

£17,358 - £36,658 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Paralegal salaries

The national average salary for a Paralegal is £22,875 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Paralegal salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2807 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Paralegal employees.

The highest salary for a Paralegal in United Kingdom is £32,538 per year.

The lowest salary for a Paralegal in United Kingdom is £16,081 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent paralegal salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£18,000
per year
A Paralegal in the London Area area reported making £18,000 per year
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London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
£19,000
per year
A Paralegal in the Bristol Area area reported making £19,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£24,500
per year
A Paralegal in the Birmingham Area area reported making £24,500 per year
Additional Pay
£500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£25,000
per year
A Paralegal in the London Area area reported making £25,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
 
Contract
Company - Private
£23,500
per year
A Paralegal in the Bristol Area area reported making £23,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£17
hourly
A Paralegal in the London Area area reported making £17 per hour
Job Highlights
London Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private