Paralegal Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States)

The average salary for a Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $45,902 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Legal Compliance and Litigation Case Management.
Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Total Pay (?
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$31,561 - $64,324
(Median)
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46K
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MEDIAN: $45,902
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Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Total Pay (?
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$13.91 - $26.11
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$31,561 - $64,324  
   
Bonus
$13.57 - $4,885  
Profit Sharing
$978 - $2,948  
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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$31,529 - $65,229  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 181
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $26.11  
   
Overtime
$15.90 - $48.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$13.57 - $4,885  
   
Profit Sharing
$978 - $2,948  
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).
)
$31,529 - $65,229  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 181
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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

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

Skills That Affect Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

Legal Compliance
up arrow 13%
Litigation Case Management
up arrow 11%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 2%
Case Management
up arrow 1%
Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 1%
National Average
$46,000
Typing
up arrow 1%
Real Estate
up arrow 3%
Medical Records
up arrow 5%
Legal Research
up arrow 8%
Client Interaction
up arrow 11%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 20%
Office Administration
up arrow 24%

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 22%
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