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Legal Assistant/Paralegal Salaries in New York City, NY Area

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Average Base Pay
$51,277/yr
10% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$39K
Low
$51K
Average
$68K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,567
Range$496 - $7,889
How much does a Legal Assistant/Paralegal make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Legal Assistant/Paralegal is $51,277 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 953 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Legal Assistant/Paralegal employees in New York City, NY.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    $16 - $18
    hourly
    $16$18
    White & Case
    $45,703/yr
    Range: $43K - $49K
    2 salaries
    About
    $43K - $49K
    $43K$49K
    Orrick
    $46,203/yr
    Range: $44K - $49K
    2 salaries
    About
    $44K - $49K
    $44K$49K
    McCabe, Weisberg & Conway
    $20/hr
    Range: $17 - $22
    2 salaries
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    $17 - $22
    hourly
    $17$22
    Duval & Stachenfeld
    $41,286/yr
    Range: $36K - $47K
    2 salaries
    About
    $36K - $47K
    $36K$47K
    Fusco, Brandenstein & Rada
    $29,893/yr
    Range: $28K - $32K
    2 salaries
    About
    $28K - $32K
    $28K$32K
    About
    $13 - $21
    hourly
    $13$21

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    CGI
    $48,000/yr
    Range: $46K - $50K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $46K - $50K
    $46K$50K
    Fragomen
    $45,000/yr
    Range: $43K - $47K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $43K - $47K
    $43K$47K
    Skadden Arps
    $71,500/yr
    Range: $69K - $75K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $69K - $75K
    $69K$75K
    Kirkland & Ellis
    $54,000/yr
    Range: $52K - $56K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $52K - $56K
    $52K$56K
    Milbank Tweed
    $45,000/yr
    Range: $43K - $46K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $43K - $46K
    $43K$46K
    Legal Aid Society
    $42,000/yr
    Range: $40K - $43K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $40K - $43K
    $40K$43K
    Weitz & Luxenberg
    $40,000/yr
    Range: $38K - $41K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $38K - $41K
    $38K$41K
    Weitz & Luxenberg
    $20/hr
    Range: $19 - $21
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $19 - $21
    hourly
    $19$21
    Aldridge Pite
    $37,000/yr
    Range: $35K - $38K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $35K - $38K
    $35K$38K
    Law firm.
    $18/hr
    Range: $17 - $19
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $17 - $19
    hourly
    $17$19
    Robertson Anschutz & Schneid
    $19/hr
    Range: $18 - $20
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $18 - $20
    hourly
    $18$20
    LiveStyle
    $81,000/yr
    Range: $78K - $84K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $78K - $84K
    $78K$84K
    Leopold & Associates (NY)
    $56,000/yr
    Range: $53K - $58K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $53K - $58K
    $53K$58K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Legal Assistant Paralegal salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $45,000
    per year
    A Legal Assistant reported making $45,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $500 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Private
    $26,400
    per year
    A Legal Assistant reported making $26,400 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1 to 50 employees
     
    Private Practice / Firm
    $32,000
    per year
    A Legal Assistant reported making $32,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $44,000
    per year
    A Legal Assistant reported making $44,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    201 to 500 employees
     
    Company - Private
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