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Paralegal Salaries in New York City, NY Area

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1,918 SalariesUpdated May 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$54,218/yr
4% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$41K
Low
$54K
Average
$71K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,307
Range$582 - $9,651
How much does a Paralegal make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Paralegal is $54,218 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 1,918 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Paralegal employees in New York City, NY.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Low
    High
    Pressler & Pressler
    $16/hr
    Range: $15 - $18
    24 salaries
    $16
    $15$18
    New York County District Attorney
    $37,803/yr
    Range: $36K - $40K
    21 salaries
    $37,803
    $36K$40K
    Weitz & Luxenberg
    $38,099/yr
    Range: $30K - $49K
    18 salaries
    $38,099
    $30K$49K
    NYLAG
    $38,352/yr
    Range: $33K - $45K
    16 salaries
    $38,352
    $33K$45K
    Cooper & Dunham
    $43,161/yr
    Range: $41K - $47K
    15 salaries
    $43,161
    $41K$47K
    Jaffe and Asher
    $32,887/yr
    Range: $27K - $45K
    13 salaries
    $32,887
    $27K$45K
    Levy Konigsberg
    $41,965/yr
    Range: $35K - $53K
    13 salaries
    $41,965
    $35K$53K

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    Fragomen
    $68,117/yr
    Range: $59K - $79K
    12 salaries
    $68,117
    $59K$79K
    Wilson Elser
    $41,505/yr
    Range: $39K - $50K
    12 salaries
    $41,505
    $39K$50K
    William Schwitzer & Associates
    $44,112/yr
    Range: $30K - $60K
    12 salaries
    $44,112
    $30K$60K
    Hughes Hubbard
    $39,440/yr
    Range: $39K - $42K
    11 salaries
    $39,440
    $39K$42K
    Kings County District Attorney's Office
    $41,928/yr
    Range: $35K - $55K
    11 salaries
    $41,928
    $35K$55K
    RAS Boriskin
    $13/hr
    Range: $10 - $16
    11 salaries
    $13
    $10$16
    McCabe, Weisberg & Conway
    $40,254/yr
    Range: $33K - $46K
    10 salaries
    $40,254
    $33K$46K
    Cadwalader Wickersham
    $48,600/yr
    Range: $42K - $67K
    10 salaries
    $48,600
    $42K$67K
    Rosicki, Rosicki & Associates
    $35,017/yr
    Range: $32K - $38K
    10 salaries
    $35,017
    $32K$38K
    Weitz & Luxenberg
    $21/hr
    Range: $19 - $23
    9 salaries
    $21
    $19$23
    Legal Aid Society
    $40,117/yr
    Range: $32K - $47K
    8 salaries
    $40,117
    $32K$47K
    Weil Gotshal
    $51,348/yr
    Range: $42K - $98K
    7 salaries
    $51,348
    $42K$98K
    Fein Such Kahn & Shepard
    $16/hr
    Range: $12 - $20
    7 salaries
    $16
    $12$20

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $41,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $41,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1 to 50 employees
     
    Company - Private
    $51,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $51,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $42,000
    per year
    A Paralegal reported making $42,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $25
    hourly
    A Paralegal reported making $25 per hour
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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