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Legal Aid Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$76,501 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Legal Aid is $76,501 a year and $37 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Legal Aid is between $54,867 and $94,326. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Legal Aid. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Checks and examines law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes to prepare legal documents, such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, initial and amended articles of incorporation, stock certificates and other securities, buy-sell agreements, closing papers and binders, deeds, and trust instruments for review, approval, and use by Attorney.
  • Assesses and inventories real and personal property for estate planning.
  • Investigates facts and law of case to determine causes of action and to prepare case accordingly.
Legal Aid Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Job family population: 290,410

Estimated population of Legal Aid jobs: 197,589

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Legal Aid Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Revenue/Contracts Analyst - Contract (JR1004249)
Feb 27
Newark, NJ, USA
Legal aid type skills a plus * Oracle billing a plus but not required. #LI-MC1 Qualifications Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Strategy Consulting Startup Assistant
May 21
NYC, NewYork, USA
ELS Associates
Seeking a college graduate or master's in Business, OD, Law to work FT in NYC for a small startup consultancy firm which specializes in project and operational implementation to legal aid, public ...
Health Home Social Worker I
May 21
New York, NY, USA
... legal aid, protective services, vocational placement, medical and psychiatric examination and therapy, housing, etc. o Evaluates clients' capacity to manage their own affairs and protect themselves ...
Social Worker II- Warbasse Cares, NORC
Mar 25
New York, NY, USA
... legal aid, protective services, vocational placement, medical and psychiatric examination and therapy, housing, etc. o Evaluation of clients' capacity to manage their own affairs and protect ...
Changes and Issue Resolution Manager
May 22
New York, NY, USA
Penda Aiken, Inc.
... with Legal Counsel as appropriate and managed in concert to the program master schedule. ... Our expert recruiters and talent management team offer services that aid in pre-selection ...
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