Stat Priority for Protection Paladin in PvE | Latest Patch 7.0.3
Below are the Stat Priority and Stat Summaries for Protection Paladin at level 100. The Stat Priority ranks your stats from most effective (left) to least effective (right). The Stat Summaries provide a quick overview of how each stat impacts your character.
Crit > Stamina > Haste > Mastery > Versatility > StrengthView Weights & Pawn
( Pawn: v1: "PvE-Paladin-Protection-Noxxic": Strength=3.01, MasteryRating=6.01, Stamina=12.01, HasteRating=7.51, CritRating=34.18, Versatility=4.51 )
Critical Strike increase the chance for your spells and attacks to critically hit for additional damage and healing. As Protection, Crit also increases your chance to Parry via Riposte.
Stamina increases your total health.
Haste increases attack and spell casting speed, adds additional damage and healing to DoTsA spell or ability that does damage over time. and HoTsA spell or ability that heals over time., and reduces the GCDA universal cooldown activated by most abilities..
Mastery provides a passive bonus to your character based on your specialization. Mastery Divine Bulwark increases the damage reduction of your Shield of The Righteous, improves your chance to block attacks, and increases your attack power.
Versatility increases your damage, healing, and absorption done and decreases damage received.
Strength increases your attack power and the damage dealt by your abilities. Further, Strength slightly increases your chance to Parry.