The average salary for an Experienced Paralegal in New York, New York is $64,228 per year.

$46,061 - $88,458
$46K
$64K
$88K
MEDIAN: $64,227
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90%

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$13.09 - $37.77
$13
$22
$38
MEDIAN: $22.00
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Salary
$46,061 - $88,458  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $5,106  
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
Total Pay (?
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$45,122 - $89,955  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 89
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$13.09 - $37.77  
   
Overtime
$29.36 - $56.62  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $5,106  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
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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$45,122 - $89,955  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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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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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Legal Research
up arrow 5%

Document Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$64,000

Case Management
up arrow 13%

Client Interaction
up arrow 14%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 14%

Document Preparation
up arrow 15%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 15%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 17%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 19%

Typing
up arrow 23%

Medical Records
up arrow 24%

Office Administration
up arrow 25%

Spanish Language
up arrow 29%

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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