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How much does a Paralegal make?

Updated 21 Jan 2022
US$51,166 /yr
Average Base Pay

12,886 salaries

US$35K

Low

US$51K

Average

US$75K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Paralegal make? The national average salary for a Paralegal is $51,166 in United States. Filter by location to see Paralegal salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 12,886 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Paralegal employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Paralegal£22,899 /yr
L3
Senior Paralegal£28,204 /yr
L4
Lead Paralegal£23,808 /yr
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Assistant Paralegal

£19,560

per year

Paralegal Specialist

£23,507

per year

Corporate Paralegal

£28,240

per year

Immigration Paralegal

£23,100

per year

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DWF
3.2

DWF

Paralegal

£20,079

 /yr
Range: £15K - £70K
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£15K

£70K

£15,405 - £69,575 Range

DAC Beachcroft
3.5

DAC Beachcroft

Paralegal

£19,423

 /yr
Range: £17K - £31K

£17K

£31K

£17,439 - £30,536 Range

Hugh James
3.4

Hugh James

Paralegal

£17,439

 /yr
Range: £16K - £24K

£16K

£24K

£16,046 - £23,979 Range

Irwin Mitchell
3.5

Irwin Mitchell

Paralegal

£20,416

 /yr
Range: £18K - £33K

£18K

£33K

£17,937 - £32,756 Range

G2 Legal
4.7

G2 Legal

Paralegal

£22,379

 /yr
Range: £20K - £33K

£20K

£33K

£19,627 - £32,535 Range

Lyons Davidson Solicitors
3.2

Lyons Davidson Solicitors

Paralegal

£18,735

 /yr
Range: £16K - £26K

£16K

£26K

£15,613 - £26,036 Range

BLM Law
2.6

BLM Law

Paralegal

£22,357

 /yr
Range: £19K - £37K

£19K

£37K

£18,542 - £37,290 Range

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Slater & Gordon UK
2.8

Slater & Gordon UK

Paralegal

£20,290

 /yr
Range: £18K - £26K

£18K

£26K

£18,035 - £26,426 Range

Knights plc
3.6

Knights plc

Paralegal

£21,140

 /yr
Range: £16K - £27K

£16K

£27K

£16,475 - £27,357 Range

Eversheds Sutherland
3.8

Eversheds Sutherland

Paralegal

£22,241

 /yr
Range: £19K - £33K

£19K

£33K

£18,992 - £33,081 Range

Leigh Day & Co.
4.4

Leigh Day & Co.

Paralegal

£26,187

 /yr
Range: £18K - £39K

£18K

£39K

£18,000 - £39,374 Range

NewLaw Solicitors
3

NewLaw Solicitors

Paralegal

£19,101

 /yr
Range: £17K - £23K

£17K

£23K

£17,116 - £23,148 Range

Keoghs
3

Keoghs

Paralegal

£15,834

 /yr
Range: £12K - £29K

£12K

£29K

£12,198 - £28,831 Range

Duncan Lewis Solicitors
3.1

Duncan Lewis Solicitors

Paralegal

£18,753

 /yr
Range: £17K - £26K

£17K

£26K

£17,297 - £25,742 Range

Simpson Millar
3.7

Simpson Millar

Paralegal

£20,446

 /yr
Range: £18K - £25K

£18K

£25K

£17,844 - £24,817 Range

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK)
4.1

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK)

Paralegal

£21,218

 /yr
Range: £19K - £26K

£19K

£26K

£19,009 - £25,579 Range

Shoosmiths
3.9

Shoosmiths

Paralegal

£20,000

 /yr
Range: £18K - £26K

£18K

£26K

£17,813 - £25,616 Range

PGMBM
4

PGMBM

Paralegal

£24,000

 /yr
Range: £18K - £38K

£18K

£38K

£17,986 - £37,983 Range

Clyde & Co
3.7

Clyde & Co

Paralegal

£25,950

 /yr
Range: £17K - £29K

£17K

£29K

£17,421 - £29,400 Range

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
3.9

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Paralegal

£24,929

 /yr
Range: £19K - £41K

£19K

£41K

£19,256 - £41,200 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Paralegal salaries

The national average salary for a Paralegal is £22,899 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Paralegal salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2761 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Paralegal employees.

The highest salary for a Paralegal in United Kingdom is £32,613 per year.

The lowest salary for a Paralegal in United Kingdom is £16,079 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£25,462
per year
A Paralegal in the Oxford Area area reported making £25,462 per year
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1-2 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£30,000
per year
A Paralegal in the London Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£22,889
per year
A Paralegal in the Newport Area area reported making £22,889 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Newport Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
£21,630
per year
A Paralegal in the Liverpool Area area reported making £21,630 per year
Additional Pay
£600 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
£19,500
per year
A Paralegal in the Leeds Area area reported making £19,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£15,000
per year
A Paralegal in the Bolton Area area reported making £15,000 per year
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Bolton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£18,651
per year
A Paralegal in the London Area area reported making £18,651 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£36,000
per year
A Paralegal in the London Area area reported making £36,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£16,500
per year
A Paralegal in the Bristol Area area reported making £16,500 per year
Job Highlights
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£34,232
per year
A Paralegal in the London Area area reported making £34,232 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private