The salary for a paralegal will depend on the amount of exerience you have. When you are first starting out the salary range is between $29,000 to $39,000 per year. However, once you have at least a year under your belt you can expect the range to be $31,000 – $44,000. Past 5 years of experience the range is $38,000 – $64,000. Much depends on the particular market you live in but these ranges give you a good idea of what to expect.