Average Paralegal with Document Preparation Skills Salary in New York, New York

$50,386
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$1,725
Bonus
$1,900
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The average salary for a Paralegal with Document Preparation skills in New York, New York is $50,386.
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$36k
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$50k
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$78k
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$36k - $78k
Bonus
$343 - $7k
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$979 - $7k
Total Pay
$34k - $77k
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Popular Skills for Paralegal

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

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

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 54 salaries. An early career Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,596 based on 230 salaries. A mid-career Paralegal with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,645 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Paralegal with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,555 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,825.
Employees with Paralegal in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 23.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (18.2% more) and San Diego, California (5.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (1.5% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 471 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.5%
Early Career
48.8%
Mid Career
16.6%
Experienced
15.1%
Late Career
8.1%