A Mid-Career Paralegal in New York, New York earns an average salary of $54,730 per year.

$40,798 - $75,064
$41K
$55K
$75K
MEDIAN: $54,730
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$14.68 - $37.79
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,798 - $75,064  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $9,744  
Profit Sharing
$1,450  
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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$40,332 - $79,922  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 86
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$14.68 - $37.79  
   
Overtime
$20.61 - $59.30  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $9,744  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,450  
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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$40,332 - $79,922  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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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
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
5-9 years
69%
10-19 years
31%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Legal Compliance
0%

National Average
$54,000

Legal Research
up arrow 1%

Document Preparation
up arrow 4%

Document Management
up arrow 4%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 8%

Case Management
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%

Medical Records
up arrow 13%

Typing
up arrow 15%

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 15%

Client Interaction
up arrow 16%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 17%

Office Administration
up arrow 19%

Spanish Language
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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