Average Mid-Career Paralegal Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$51,063
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$2,000
Bonus
$509
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Paralegal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $51,063.
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$40k
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$51k
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$66k
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$40k - $66k
Bonus
$491 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $509
Total Pay
$40k - $69k
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What Are Popular Skills for Paralegals?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Drafting Correspondence, Legal Research, Client Interaction, 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 $37,874 based on 21 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,095 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,766 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $63,458.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 29.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (24.1% more) and San Diego, California (13.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 223 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.4%
Early Career
44.8%
Experienced
23.3%
Late Career
22.4%