The average rate for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant in Sacramento, California is $13.23 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Document Management, Document Preparation, Word Processing, and Case Management.

$23,583 - $24,875
$24K
MEDIAN: $24,161
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$10.03 - $18.55
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$13
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MEDIAN: $13.23
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$24,161  
   
Bonus
$992  
Total Pay (?
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$21,332 - $40,718  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.03 - $18.55  
   
Overtime
$22.75  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$992  
   
Total Pay (?
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$21,332 - $40,718  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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About Sacramento, California

Sacramento County, California
490,715
Male:
237,724 (48.4%)
Female:
252,991 (51.6%)
Sacramento (/ˌsækrəˈmɛntoʊ/; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]) is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California, and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles area, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, and is the 27th largest in the United States. In 2002, the Civil Rights Project at Harvard University conducted for TIME magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John...
Sacramento:
$52,151
California:
$64,500
$1,085
Sacramento:
$287,300
California:
$449,100
5.1%

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
085
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
86%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Document Management
up arrow 29%

Document Preparation
up arrow 27%

Word Processing
up arrow 26%

Case Management
up arrow 12%

Organizing
up arrow 9%

Filing
up arrow 6%

National Average
$26,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Client Interaction
up arrow 3%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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