A Paralegal with Document Management skills in New York, New York earns an average salary of $50,809 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$33,727 - $77,913
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$34K
$51K
$78K
MEDIAN: $50,808
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$11.92 - $29.01
(Median)
$12
$19
$29
MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$33,727 - $77,913  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,920  
Profit Sharing
$1,017  
Total Pay (?
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$31,106 - $79,398  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 77
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $29.01  
   
Overtime
$26.07 - $45.96  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,920  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,017  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,106 - $79,398  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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