An Entry-Level Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $39,685 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Case Management and Medical Records.

$31,600 - $51,953
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$52K
MEDIAN: $39,685
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$14.19 - $29.59
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MEDIAN: $17.85
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$31,600 - $51,953  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,152  
Total Pay (?
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$31,758 - $52,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.19 - $29.59  
   
Overtime
$37.25  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,152  
   
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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$31,758 - $52,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
064
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Case Management
up arrow 13%

Medical Records
up arrow 12%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%

Client Interaction
up arrow 1%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 1%

Typing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$40,000

Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

Legal Research
up arrow 2%

Document Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Knowledge Discovery
up arrow 9%

Spanish Language
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 12%

Office Administration
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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