Paralegal Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States)

A Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $45,821 per year. A skill in Legal Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Total Pay (?
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$31,793 - $64,997
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46K
55K
65K
MEDIAN: $45,820
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Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Total Pay (?
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$13.91 - $32.12
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32
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$31,793 - $64,997  
   
Bonus
$49.49 - $4,825  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $3,500  
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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$31,768 - $66,411  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 186
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $32.12  
   
Overtime
$13.00 - $47.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$49.49 - $4,825  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $3,500  
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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$31,768 - $66,411  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 186
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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.

Experience Affects Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$46,000

Skills That Affect Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 10%
Legal Compliance
up arrow 10%
Document Preparation
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%
Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 1%
Organizational Development
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
0%
Knowledge Discovery
0%
National Average
$46,000
Case Management
up arrow 1%
Typing
up arrow 1%
Legal Research
up arrow 5%
Medical Records
up arrow 6%
Client Interaction
up arrow 8%
Office Administration
up arrow 18%
Job Satisfaction
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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 34 votes.
Gender
Female
89%
female alumni
 
Male
11%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 21%
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