Average Late-Career Paralegal with Document Preparation Skills Salary in New York, New York

$71,652
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$2,528
Bonus
$3,750
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The average salary for a Late-Career Paralegal with Document Preparation skills in New York, New York is $71,652.
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$48k - $86k
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$391 - $7k
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

Skills in Case Management, Drafting Correspondence and Document Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction and Litigation Case Management.

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 $41,889 based on 53 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,864 based on 229 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,661 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,828 based on 69 salaries.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 8.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (25.2% less), Houston, Texas (18.7% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (11.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 428 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.4%
Early Career
53.5%
Mid Career
18.0%
Experienced
16.1%