Paralegal Salaries in New York City, NY Area

2,156 SalariesUpdated May 7, 2021

Average Base Pay
$49,177 / yr
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Average$2,505
Range$362 - $17,328

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

The average salary for a Paralegal is $49,177 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 2,156 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Paralegal employees in New York City, NY.

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Paralegal

Weitz & Luxenberg

$45,783/yr

Range: $33K - $69K

56 salaries

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$45,783/yr
$33K$69K

Paralegal

New York County District Attorney

$43,472/yr

Range: $40K - $48K

47 salaries

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$43,472/yr
$40K$48K

Paralegal - Hourly

Pressler & Pressler

$18/hr

Range: $15 - $22

39 salaries

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$18/hr
$15$22

Paralegal

NYLAG

$43,278/yr

Range: $36K - $53K

33 salaries

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$43,278/yr
$36K$53K

Paralegal

Fragomen

$66,770/yr

Range: $45K - $87K

29 salaries

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$66,770/yr
$45K$87K

Paralegal

William Schwitzer & Associates

$44,531/yr

Range: $34K - $64K

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$44,531/yr
$34K$64K

Paralegal

Levy Konigsberg

$43,923/yr

Range: $39K - $58K

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$43,923/yr
$39K$58K

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Paralegal

US Army

$51,291/yr

Range: $36K - $62K

25 salaries

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$51,291/yr
$36K$62K

Paralegal

Cadwalader Wickersham

$46,937/yr

Range: $45K - $92K

24 salaries

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$46,937/yr
$45K$92K

Paralegal

Rosicki, Rosicki & Associates

$38,568/yr

Range: $31K - $52K

23 salaries

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$38,568/yr
$31K$52K

Paralegal

Wilson Elser

$44,326/yr

Range: $42K - $52K

23 salaries

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$44,326/yr
$42K$52K

Paralegal

Legal Aid Society

$44,720/yr

Range: $40K - $50K

22 salaries

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$44,720/yr
$40K$50K

Paralegal - Hourly

Leopold & Associates (NY)

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $32

22 salaries

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$19/hr
$15$32

Paralegal - Hourly

RAS Boriskin

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $23

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$14/hr
$11$23

Paralegal

Law Offices of Robert S. Gitmeid & Assoc., PLLC.

$49,157/yr

Range: $41K - $59K

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$49,157/yr
$41K$59K

Paralegal - Hourly

Youman Madeo & Fasano

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $26

18 salaries

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$18/hr
$14$26

Paralegal

Jaffe and Asher

$33,287/yr

Range: $30K - $55K

18 salaries

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$33,287/yr
$30K$55K

Paralegal

Cooper & Dunham

$47,649/yr

Range: $43K - $52K

17 salaries

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$47,649/yr
$43K$52K

Paralegal

McCabe, Weisberg & Conway

$44,129/yr

Range: $36K - $50K

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$44,129/yr
$36K$50K

Paralegal

Friedman Vartolo

$39,026/yr

Range: $38K - $52K

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$39,026/yr
$38K$52K

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
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
 
Nonprofit Organization
$72,300
per year
A NO-FAULT LITIGATION SPECIALIST reported making $72,300 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$60,000
per year
A Corporate Paralegal reported making $60,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$6,700
monthly
A Paralegal reported making $6,700 per month
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
A Litigation Paralegal reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$60,000
per year
An Immigration Specialist reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private