Paralegal in Newark, New Jersey Salary

A Paralegal in Newark, New Jersey earns an average salary of $50,000 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Document Preparation and Drafting Correspondence. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$44,906 - $82,408
$45K
$57K
$82K
MEDIAN: $56,930
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50%
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Salary $44,906 - $82,408
Bonus $1,965
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$45,077 - $83,837
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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About Newark, New Jersey

Essex County, New Jersey
281,913
Male:
138,040 (49.0%)
Female:
143,873 (51.0%)
Newark (/ˈnuː.ərk/ or also locally /nʊərk/) is the largest city (by population) in the U.S. state of New Jersey, and the county seat of Essex County. One of the nation's major air, shipping, and rail hubs, the city had a population of 277,140 in 2010, making it the nation's 67th most-populous municipality, after being ranked 63rd in the nation in 2000. For 2015, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated a population of 281,944, an increase of 1.7% from the 2010 enumeration, ranking the city the 70th largest in the nation. Newark is the second largest city in the New York metropolitan area, located approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of lower Manhattan. Settled in 1666 by Puritans from New Haven Colony, Newark is one of the oldest European cities in the United States. Its location at the mouth of the Passaic River (where it flows into Newark Bay), has made the city's...
Newark:
$30,966
New Jersey:
$72,222
$978
Newark:
$235,700
New Jersey:
$322,600
9.3%

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$57,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Document Preparation
▲13%

Drafting Correspondence
▲13%

National Average
$57,000

Legal Research
▼17%

Microsoft Office
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: 9%
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