Mid-Career Paralegal in New York Salary

A Mid-Career Paralegal in New York, New York earns an average salary of $55,440 per year. A skill in Document Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$42,556 - $77,894
$43K
$57K
$78K
MEDIAN: $56,784
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$14.00 - $38.44
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$38
MEDIAN: $20.43
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$42,556 - $77,894  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $7,946  
Profit Sharing
$1,300  
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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$40,953 - $79,982  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 88
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$14.00 - $38.44  
   
Overtime
$28.78 - $57.80  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $7,946  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,300  
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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$40,953 - $79,982  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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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
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
5-9 years
69%
10-19 years
31%
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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Document Management
▲9%

National Average
$57,000

Legal Research
▼4%

Document Preparation
▼6%

Legal Compliance
▼6%

Drafting Correspondence
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼10%

Microsoft Word
▼11%

Typing
▼12%

Case Management
▼14%

Litigation Case Management
▼14%

Client Interaction
▼15%

Medical Records
▼17%

Knowledge Discovery
▼19%

Office Administration
▼20%

Spanish Language
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 17%
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