Legal Administrator Salary (United States)

A Legal Administrator earns an average salary of $64,405 per year. A skill in Human Resources is associated with high pay for this job.
Legal Administrator Total Pay (?
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$41,125 - $93,001
(Median)
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64K
79K
93K
MEDIAN: $64,404
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Legal Administrator Total Pay (?
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$13.09 - $30.79
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31
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$41,125 - $93,001  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
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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$37,742 - $91,800  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 126
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.09 - $30.79  
   
Overtime
$25.00 - $45.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
   
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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$37,742 - $91,800  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 126
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Job Description for Legal Administrator
  • Direct and coordinate law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas.
  • Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions and legal articles, codes and documents.
  • Investigate facts and law of cases to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
  • Call upon witnesses to testify at hearing.
  • Assist attorneys in collecting employment, medical and other records.

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Administrator
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Denver
up arrow 11%
Houston
0%
National Average
$63,000
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Experience Affects Legal Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$63,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Legal Administrator Salaries

National Average
$63,000
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Gender
Female
89%
female alumni
 
Male
11%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
33%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 19%
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