The average pay for a Junior Legal Assistant is $45,796 per year.

$30,022 - $70,208
(Median)
$30K
$46K
$70K
MEDIAN: $45,795
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50%
90%

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$11.29 - $25.62
(Median)
$11
$16
$26
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$30,022 - $70,208  
   
Bonus
$200.85 - $4,091  
Profit Sharing
$740 - $6,805  
Commission
$-0.50 - $19,574  
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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$25,774 - $66,531  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7,362
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$11.29 - $25.62  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.88  
Overtime
$17.87 - $51.49  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$200.85 - $4,091  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $19,574  
Profit Sharing
$740 - $6,805  
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).
)
$25,774 - $66,531  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6,012
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1939 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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