Paralegal III Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Paralegal III make in District of Columbia? The average Paralegal III salary in District of Columbia is $86,953 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $77,801 and $96,760. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $77,801 10% $69,469 90% $105,689 75% $96,760 $86,953 50%(Median)
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Paralegal III assists and supports attorneys with research or due diligence. Researches and analyzes law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes. Being a Paralegal III prepares legal documents, such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, etc. May direct the work of clerical or other support staff. Has a strong understanding of technical legal terminology. Additionally, Paralegal III typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to an attorney. Typically requires paralegal certification. The Paralegal III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Paralegal III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $86,515 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $86,515 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $86,515 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $86,515 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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