Salary Data

Paralegal Salary

How much does a Paralegal make in Texas, United States?
Get the insights on the salary, benefits, education, and job description.
Salary Data for Paralegal

$60,801 (USD)/yr

$29 (USD)/hr

$1,484 (USD)/yr

$60,040 (USD)/yr

$29 (USD)/hr

$1,484 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Checks and examines law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes to prepare legal documents, such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, initial and amended articles of incorporation, stock certificates and other securities, buy-sell agreements, closing papers and binders, deeds, and trust instruments for review, approval, and use by Attorney. Assesses and inventories real and personal property for estate planning. Investigates facts and law of case to determine causes of action and to prepare case accordingly.
The average paralegal salary in Texas, United States is $60,801 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. This is 8% lower (-$5,549) than the average paralegal salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,484. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Texas, United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$43,607 (USD)

$74,967 (USD)


Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out
Calculate Salary

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try a Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try a FREE Demo
Salary Potential

$70,485 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Paralegal will increase 16 % over 5 years.

Jobs That May Interest You
Criminal Defense Paralegal Legal Assistant
access_time Posted 3 days ago
account_balance A- 1 Personnel of Houston
location_on Houston
We would like to begin identifying potential candidates for another paralegal position. * We would like someone who knows the cases they would work on would be high profile cases (news worthy
access_time Posted 3 days ago
account_balance YHC
location_on Fort Worth
Paralegal, Litigation Fort Worth Texas Growing boutique law firm in search of an organized and resourceful paralegal to assist in our growing firm. Salary will be commensurate with experience
Corporate Paralegal
access_time Posted 2 days ago
account_balance Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey PC
location_on Houston
We are seeking a corporate paralegal to work directly with our attorneys in the corporate and real estate practice areas. They will assist in preparing and revising various types of transactional ...
Paralegal Legal Assistant
access_time Posted 4 days ago
account_balance Law Offices of Justine M. Daly
location_on San Antonio
Paralegal Job Description • Prepare and process legal documents and papers, such as subpoenas, pleadings, appeals, motions, and pretrial agreements. • E-filing • Preparation of Immigration ...
Paralegal with family law
access_time Posted 6 days ago
account_balance National law firm
location_on Dallas
We are seeking a Paralegal With Family Law to become a part of our new team! You will provide overall support to attorneys' business needs. 5 to 8 years experience. Responsibilities: * Will interface ...

Are you an Employer?

Determine the Market Salary Range for Any Position
Try a Free Demo
About The Data
The above data is a sample of data available in ERI's Global Salary Calculator. The Global Salary Calculator provides compensation data for over 45,000 positions in 8,000+ cities in 69 countries. If you need to calculate competitive levels of salaries, incentives and total compensation by industry, organization size and salary planning date, please view a demonstration version of ERI's Salary Assessor, which is used by the majority of the Fortune 500 for salary survey data and compensation planning.

Get a FREE Salary Report

Add up your past jobs, education, and experience and find your market rate