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

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Average Base Pay
$49,867/yr
9% above national average
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$38K
Low
$50K
Average
$66K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,539
Range$488 - $7,720
How much does a Legal Assistant/Paralegal make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Legal Assistant/Paralegal is $49,867 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 892 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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    White & Case
    $45,435/yr
    Range: $43K - $48K
    2 salaries
    About
    $43K - $48K
    $43K$48K
    Orrick
    $46,052/yr
    Range: $44K - $48K
    2 salaries
    About
    $44K - $48K
    $44K$48K
    McCabe, Weisberg & Conway
    $20/hr
    Range: $17 - $22
    2 salaries
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    $17 - $22
    hourly
    $17$22
    Duval & Stachenfeld
    $41,553/yr
    Range: $36K - $47K
    2 salaries
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    $36K - $47K
    $36K$47K
    Fusco, Brandenstein & Rada
    $29,900/yr
    Range: $28K - $32K
    2 salaries
    About
    $28K - $32K
    $28K$32K
    CGI
    $48,020/yr
    Range: $46K - $50K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $46K - $50K
    $46K$50K
    Fragomen
    $45,127/yr
    Range: $43K - $47K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $43K - $47K
    $43K$47K

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    Fragomen
    $17/hr
    Range: $16 - $18
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $16 - $18
    hourly
    $16$18
    Skadden Arps
    $71,495/yr
    Range: $69K - $75K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $69K - $75K
    $69K$75K
    Kirkland & Ellis
    $54,036/yr
    Range: $51K - $56K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $51K - $56K
    $51K$56K
    Milbank Tweed
    $44,858/yr
    Range: $43K - $47K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $43K - $47K
    $43K$47K
    Legal Aid Society
    $41,852/yr
    Range: $40K - $44K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $40K - $44K
    $40K$44K
    Weitz & Luxenberg
    $39,855/yr
    Range: $39K - $41K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $39K - $41K
    $39K$41K
    Weitz & Luxenberg
    $20/hr
    Range: $19 - $21
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $19 - $21
    hourly
    $19$21
    Aldridge Pite
    $36,735/yr
    Range: $36K - $39K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $36K - $39K
    $36K$39K
    LiveStyle
    $80,742/yr
    Range: $77K - $85K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $77K - $85K
    $77K$85K
    Robertson Anschutz & Schneid
    $19/hr
    Range: $18 - $20
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $18 - $20
    hourly
    $18$20
    Buckley Madole
    $37,982/yr
    Range: $36K - $39K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $36K - $39K
    $36K$39K
    RAS Boriskin
    $18/hr
    Range: $17 - $19
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $17 - $19
    hourly
    $17$19
    Rosicki, Rosicki & Associates
    $16/hr
    Range: $16 - $17
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $16 - $17
    hourly
    $16$17

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $17
    hourly
    A Legal Assistant reported making $17 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $60,960
    per year
    A Legal Assistant reported making $60,960 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $66,400
    per year
    An Executive Legal Assistant reported making $66,400 per year
    Additional Pay
    $200 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $37,000
    per year
    A Legal Assistant/Paralegal reported making $37,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $20
    hourly
    A Legal Assistant reported making $20 per hour
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $15
    hourly
    A Legal Assistant reported making $15 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1 to 50 employees
     
    Private Practice / Firm
    $38,000
    per year
    A Legal Assistant reported making $38,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Government
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