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Updated: 18 Oct 2014
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Small Law Firm
Los Angeles, California United States
law firm / law office
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How This Employer Pays
Small Law Firm typically pays its employees
below market
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 65 Small Law Firm votes.
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Employer: Small Law Firm
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[-]Paralegal (41)
$26,153 - $61,683  
[-]Paralegal (41)
Salary$31,540 - $59,139  
Bonus$-0.49 - $7,757  
Total Pay$26,153 - $61,683  
[+]Legal Assistant (24)
$21,168 - $43,750  
[+]Legal Assistant (24)
Salary$27,490 - $48,362  
Bonus$0.00 - $3,400  
Total Pay$21,168 - $43,750  
[+]Attorney / Lawyer (18)
$43,779 - $160,570  
[+]Attorney / Lawyer (18)
Salary$41,744 - $103,042  
Bonus$238.60 - $21,936  
Total Pay$43,779 - $160,570  
[+]Office Manager (11)
$24,727 - $66,503  
[+]Office Manager (11)
Salary$26,057 - $62,111  
Bonus$11.15 - $4,055  
Total Pay$24,727 - $66,503  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 148

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Popular Perks 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Casual dress 401(k), Life insurance / disability, Paid holidays & vacation 401(k), Casual dress, Paid holidays & vacation

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$29,174 - $100,605
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
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$42,712 - $96,644
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$27,274 - $60,767
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$45,000 - $82,987
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