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Paralegal Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

A Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $48,831 per year.

$32,736 - $65,422
(Median)
$33K
$49K
$65K
MEDIAN: $48,830
10%
50%
90%

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$12.60 - $31.77
(Median)
$13
$19
$32
MEDIAN: $18.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$32,736 - $65,422  
   
Bonus
$13.91 - $5,093  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $3,000  
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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$31,709 - $67,380  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 150
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$12.60 - $31.77  
   
Overtime
$18.91 - $58.91  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$13.91 - $5,093  
   
Profit Sharing
$972 - $3,000  
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).
)
$31,709 - $67,380  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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

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Experience Affects Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries




National Average
$47,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries


Legal Compliance
up arrow 8%

Organizational Development
up arrow 5%

Document Management
up arrow 4%

Document Preparation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$47,000

Legal Research
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Medical Records
up arrow 2%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 3%

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 3%

Client Interaction
up arrow 10%

Office Administration
up arrow 13%

Typing
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 18%
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