A Paralegal in New Haven, Connecticut earns an average salary of $42,575 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$31,823 - $65,906
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$66K
MEDIAN: $42,575
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$10.21 - $34.25
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$34
MEDIAN: $16.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$31,823 - $65,906  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$32,177 - $67,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $34.25  
   
Overtime
$22.89  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $4,966  
   
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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$32,177 - $67,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About New Haven, Connecticut

New Haven County, Connecticut
130,310
Male:
63,765 (48.9%)
Female:
66,545 (51.1%)
New Haven (local /nuː ˈheɪvən/ noo-HAY-vən), in the U.S. state of Connecticut, is the principal municipality in Greater New Haven, which had a total population of 862,477 in 2010. It is located on New Haven Harbor on the northern shore of Long Island Sound in New Haven County, Connecticut, and is part of the New York metropolitan area. It is the second-largest city in Connecticut (after Bridgeport), with a population of 129,779 people as of the 2010 United States Census. According to a census of 1 July 2012, by the Census Bureau, the city had a population of 130,741. New Haven was founded in 1638 by English Puritans, and a year later eight streets were laid out in a four-by-four grid, creating what is now commonly known as the "Nine Square Plan", now recognized by the American Institute of Certified Planners as a National Planning Landmark. The central common block is...
New Haven:
$36,641
Connecticut:
$71,346
$1,123
New Haven:
$194,300
Connecticut:
$270,900
5.6%

Paralegal / Legal Assistant Job Listings

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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 10%

Medical Records
up arrow 4%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 3%

Case Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 2%

Client Interaction
up arrow 1%

Document Preparation
up arrow 1%

Drafting Correspondence
0%

Document Management
0%

National Average
$41,000

Legal Research
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
medical benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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