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Paralegal Salaries in New York City, NY Area

2,795 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$51,954 / yr
4% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,241
Range$568 - $9,325

How much does a Paralegal make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Paralegal is $51,954 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 2,795 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Paralegal employees in New York City, NY.

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Salaries in New York City, NY

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Paralegal - Hourly

Pressler & Pressler

$17/hr

Range: $16 - $21

30 salaries

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$17/hr
$16$21

Paralegal

New York County District Attorney

$40,251/yr

Range: $39K - $46K

26 salaries

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$40,251/yr
$39K$46K

Paralegal

NYLAG

$40,529/yr

Range: $34K - $48K

24 salaries

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$40,529/yr
$34K$48K

Paralegal

Weitz & Luxenberg

$42,443/yr

Range: $32K - $72K

23 salaries

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$42,443/yr
$32K$72K

Paralegal

Fragomen

$67,368/yr

Range: $45K - $83K

22 salaries

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$67,368/yr
$45K$83K

Paralegal

Levy Konigsberg

$42,299/yr

Range: $37K - $55K

20 salaries

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$42,299/yr
$37K$55K

Paralegal

William Schwitzer & Associates

$42,688/yr

Range: $30K - $64K

19 salaries

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$42,688/yr
$30K$64K

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Paralegal - Hourly

RAS Boriskin

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $22

18 salaries

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$14/hr
$10$22

Paralegal

Rosicki, Rosicki & Associates

$37,457/yr

Range: $30K - $53K

18 salaries

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$37,457/yr
$30K$53K

Paralegal

Wilson Elser

$42,685/yr

Range: $40K - $50K

18 salaries

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$42,685/yr
$40K$50K

Paralegal - Hourly

Weitz & Luxenberg

$22/hr

Range: $20 - $32

17 salaries

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$22/hr
$20$32

Paralegal

Cooper & Dunham

$45,888/yr

Range: $42K - $50K

16 salaries

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$45,888/yr
$42K$50K

Paralegal

Cadwalader Wickersham

$45,358/yr

Range: $44K - $88K

14 salaries

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$45,358/yr
$44K$88K

Paralegal

Jaffe and Asher

$32,056/yr

Range: $29K - $48K

14 salaries

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$32,056/yr
$29K$48K

Paralegal

Legal Aid Society

$43,206/yr

Range: $39K - $46K

13 salaries

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$43,206/yr
$39K$46K

Paralegal

Kings County District Attorney's Office

$42,909/yr

Range: $36K - $59K

12 salaries

See 14 salaries from all locations

$42,909/yr
$36K$59K

Paralegal

McCabe, Weisberg & Conway

$43,735/yr

Range: $34K - $48K

12 salaries

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$43,735/yr
$34K$48K

Paralegal

Hughes Hubbard

$42,733/yr

Range: $41K - $44K

11 salaries

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$42,733/yr
$41K$44K

Paralegal - Hourly

Leopold & Associates (NY)

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $22

10 salaries

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$17/hr
$15$22

Paralegal

Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo

$41,783/yr

Range: $40K - $46K

8 salaries

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$41,783/yr
$40K$46K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$20
hourly
A Paralegal reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$18
hourly
An Environmental Paralegal reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$69,000
per year
A Litigation Paralegal reported making $69,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$57,668
per year
A Paralegal reported making $57,668 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$51,000
per year
A Paralegal reported making $51,000 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Private
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