Entry-Level Legal Assistant Salary
An Entry-Level Legal Assistant earns an average wage of $14.29 per hour.
$25,322 - $48,363
$10.23 - $19.34
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Legal Assistant Advice
What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Legal Assistant in Severna Park:
"Employer doesn't give annual pay raises."
Negotiate minimal annual pay raises up front. Clarify duties up front.
Legal Assistant in Lynchburg:
"Learn as much as you can on each job."
Pay attention to details. Don't be afraid to ask questions, that's how you learn.
Legal Assistant in Wabash:
"Things a student never thinks of."
As a Legal Assistant, questions must be asked. Take good notes and be ready for challenges.
Legal Assistant in Austin:
"Walking the Plank."
Always pay attention to the details. Be prepared to be thrown some curve balls and learn as quickly as you can. Always have a notepad with you. Learn from your job and enjoy it.
Legal Assistant in Marion:
Document every phone call, task, conversation. Document everything time and date.