Entry-Level Legal Assistant in Dallas, Texas Salary

An Entry-Level Legal Assistant in Dallas, Texas earns an average wage of $13.30 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Scheduling, Microsoft Office, and Case Management.

$24,080 - $42,041
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MEDIAN: $34,929
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$10.37 - $18.24
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Salary
$24,080 - $42,041  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,030  
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$22,206 - $41,182  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.37 - $18.24  
   
Overtime
$25.50  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,030  
   
Total Pay (?
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$22,206 - $41,182  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Scheduling
▲14%

Microsoft Office
▲14%

Case Management
▲13%

Filing Court Documents
▲5%

Notary
▲5%

Document Management
▲3%

Document Preparation
▲2%

Filing
▲2%

Organizing
▲2%

Client Interaction
▲1%

Drafting Correspondence
▲1%

National Average
$31,000

Office Administration
▼2%

Typing
▼5%

Microsoft Word
▼19%

Spanish Language
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 28%
no benefits
None: 58%
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