Average Late-Career Paralegal with Legal Research Skills Salary in New York, New York

$77,730
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$2,948
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The average salary for a Late-Career Paralegal with Legal Research skills in New York, New York is $77,730.
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence, Litigation Case Management, Case Management and Document Preparation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Paralegals?

An entry-level Paralegal with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,160 based on 41 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,846 based on 107 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,120 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,372 based on 33 salaries.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 3.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (30.7% less), Tampa, Florida (30.5% less) and San Antonio, Texas (27.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 222 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.5%
Early Career
48.2%
Mid Career
18.5%
Experienced
14.9%