Average Salary of Entry Level Paralegal Jobs

$20,500 - $23,499
1% of jobs
$23,500 - $26,499
2% of jobs
$26,500 - $29,499
9% of jobs
$29,500 - $32,499
10% of jobs
$33,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$32,500 - $35,499
17% of jobs
The average salary is $37,338 a year
$35,500 - $38,499
15% of jobs
$41,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$38,500 - $41,499
18% of jobs
$41,500 - $44,499
13% of jobs
$44,500 - $47,499
7% of jobs
$47,500 - $50,499
0% of jobs
$50,500 - $53,500
3% of jobs

National Average

$20,500 $37,338/year $53,500
$21,037 - $24,114
1% of jobs
$24,115 - $27,193
2% of jobs
$27,194 - $30,271
9% of jobs
$30,272 - $33,350
10% of jobs
$33,863 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$33,351 - $36,428
17% of jobs
The average salary is $38,315 a year
$36,429 - $39,507
15% of jobs
$42,586 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$39,508 - $42,585
18% of jobs
$42,586 - $45,664
13% of jobs
$45,665 - $48,743
7% of jobs
$48,744 - $51,821
0% of jobs
$51,822 - $54,900
3% of jobs

Ashburn, VA Average

$21,037 $38,315/year $54,900

Entry Level Paralegal Average Salary Across the U.S.

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $33,000 $2,750 $635 $16
Average $37,338 $3,112 $718 $18
75th Percentile $41,500 $3,458 $798 $20

Entry Level Paralegal Average Salary in Ashburn, VA

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $33,863 $2,822 $651 $16
Average $38,315 $3,193 $737 $18
75th Percentile $42,586 $3,549 $819 $20

As of Dec 10, 2018, the average annual pay for an Entry Level Paralegal in the United States is $37,338 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $53,500 and as low as $20,500, the majority of Entry Level Paralegal salaries currently range between $33,000 (25th percentile) to $41,500 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for an Entry Level Paralegal varies little (about $8,500), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Entry Level Paralegal job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as an Entry Level Paralegal in your area are making on average $38,315 per year or $977 (3%) more than the national average annual salary of $37,338. Virginia ranks number 5 out of 50 states nationwide for Entry Level Paralegal salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Entry Level Paralegal jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Nearby Entry Level Paralegal Job Openings Hiring Now

Within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA

Paralegal I

Berry Appleman & Leiden McLean, VA

ZipEstimate : $41K to $50K Annually

Paralegal

The Boeing Company Arlington, VA

ZipEstimate : $36K to $50K Annually

Paralegal Specialist

HQDA Field Operating Agencies and Staff Support Agencies Arlington, VA

ZipEstimate : $34K to $53K Annually

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