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Legal Assistant Salary

A Legal Assistant earns an average salary of £18,380 per year. A skill in Legal Research is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
£12,678 - £28,914
(Median)
£13K
£18K
£29K
MEDIAN: £18,380
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90%

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£6.15 - £15.29
(Median)
£6
£9
£15
MEDIAN: £9.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£12,678 - £28,914  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,618  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£12,816 - £29,597  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 278
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£6.15 - £15.29  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,618  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
£12,816 - £29,597  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
₤19,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Legal Research
up arrow 21%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 4%

Typing
up arrow 3%

National Average
₤19,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 21% dental benefits Dental: 8%
vision benefits Vision: 13% employee benefits None: 69%