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Clerk, Legal Salary

The average wage for a Clerk, Legal is $13.18 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

$23,675 - $53,327
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$53K
MEDIAN: $35,318
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$9.18 - $20.62
(Median)
$9
$13
$21
MEDIAN: $13.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$23,675 - $53,327  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,284  
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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$20,478 - $45,529  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.18 - $20.62  
   
Overtime
$1.64 - $34.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,284  
   
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).
)
$20,478 - $45,529  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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Job Description for Clerk, Legal

  • Prepare documents for off-site storage and confidential disposal.
  • Prepare, maintain and track all on-site and off-site records; delivery and retrieval.
  • Subpoena records.
  • File and catalog legal documents.
  • Answer phones and route calls, assist with office clerical tasks.

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Experience Affects Clerk, Legal Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 44%

Mid-Career
up arrow 20%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 27%