Paralegal in Pittsburgh Salary

The average pay for a Paralegal in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $44,828 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Knowledge Discovery, Case Management, and Litigation Case Management.

$26,915 - $66,384
$27K
$48K
$66K
MEDIAN: $48,189
10%
50%
90%

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$11.90 - $16.95
$13
MEDIAN: $12.75
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$0$66K
Salary $26,915 - $66,384
Bonus $295.90 - $4,055
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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$24,745 - $65,633
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $12.75
Overtime $21.00
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $295.90 - $4,055
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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$24,745 - $65,633
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

Paralegal Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 8 salaries. A Paralegal with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Mid-Career
▼0%

▼0%

National Average
$46,000

▼32%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

Knowledge Discovery
▲16%

Case Management
▲6%

Litigation Case Management
▲5%

Document Management
▲4%

Medical Records
▲2%

National Average
$46,000


Client Interaction
▼4%

Legal Research
▼9%

Research Analysis
▼9%

Typing
▼12%

Real Estate
▼13%

Microsoft Office
▼14%

Drafting Correspondence
▼34%

Office Administration
▼42%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 15%