Law Firm Operations Manager Salary
A Law Firm Operations Manager earns an average salary of $62,441 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
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Job Description for Law Firm Operations Manager
Law firm operations managers, while not being practicing lawyers, are involved in many of a law firm's day-to-day operations. A law degrees is not required for this position; however, law firms often prefer those with advanced degrees, commensurate experience, and prior management experience. Prior work experience in a law firm is also beneficial.Read More...
Law firm operations managers must have excellent computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook), and the abilities to create and conduct presentations for teams and law partners; PowerPoint and Excel graphs are used often in business presentations.
In addition to working directly with law partners and managing daily operations, these managers are also involved in project management, case acquisition strategies, prospects research, personnel and human relations, and other client services. They are generally expected to oversee a variety of projects for their law firm to be successful, and they may also oversee lower-level managers or directly supervise staff within the firm.
These managers must be able to work well with a diverse staff and have excellent communications skills, both written and verbal. They must also be flexible outside of regular business hours to resolve any problems which may arise. They generally work in office environments, and travel requirements are minimal. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Law Firm Operations Manager Tasks
- Develop and implement the operating budget, health and safety management plans, and operational improvements.
- Develop and lead the operations team.
- Monitor support functions and provide direction for store management.
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Pay by Experience Level for Law Firm Operations Manager
Pay by Experience for a Law Firm Operations Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Law Firm Operations Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 10 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Law Firm Operations Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Law Firm Operations Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 7 salaries. A Law Firm Operations Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 12 salaries.
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