The average salary for a Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $50,874 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$34,854 - $71,201
(Median)
$35K
$51K
$71K
MEDIAN: $50,873
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$15.30 - $32.19
(Median)
$15
$20
$32
MEDIAN: $20
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$34,854 - $71,201  
   
Bonus
$489.36 - $8,170  
Total Pay (?
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$34,546 - $73,265  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 88
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.30 - $32.19  
   
Overtime
$35.65 - $51.82  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$489.36 - $8,170  
   
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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$34,546 - $73,265  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries




National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries


Organizational Development
up arrow 3%

Medical Records
up arrow 1%

Legal Compliance
0%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
$50,000

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 4%






Microsoft Office
up arrow 17%

up arrow 18%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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