The average rate for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant in Los Angeles, California is $16.12 per hour.

$25,913 - $50,745
(Median)
$26K
$39K
$51K
MEDIAN: $38,798
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90%

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$11.24 - $24.77
(Median)
$11
$16
$25
MEDIAN: $16.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,913 - $50,745  
   
Bonus
$100.67 - $3,041  
Profit Sharing
$1,800  
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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$24,737 - $53,379  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.24 - $24.77  
   
Overtime
$17.71 - $36.21  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$100.67 - $3,041  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,800  
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).
)
$24,737 - $53,379  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 9%

Legal Research
up arrow 6%

Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

National Average
$36,000

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Filing
up arrow 2%

Typing
up arrow 2%

Client Interaction
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
up arrow 7%

Document Management
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 11%

Case Management
up arrow 14%

Spanish Language
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
medical benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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