The average rate for a Legal Assistant in Troy, Michigan is $18.00 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$39,711 - $70,785
$43K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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$13.09 - $23.37
$13
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $18.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$42,500  
   
Bonus
$1,091  
Total Pay (?
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$29,120 - $78,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.09 - $23.37  
   
Overtime
$43.33  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$1,091  
   
Total Pay (?
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$29,120 - $78,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Troy, Michigan

Oakland County, Michigan
83,276
Male:
42,371 (50.9%)
Female:
40,905 (49.1%)
Troy is a city located among Metropolitan Detroit's northern suburbs in Oakland County in the state of Michigan. The population was 80,980 at the 2010 census, making it the 11th-largest city in Michigan by population, and the largest city in Oakland County. Troy has become a business and shopping destination in the Metro Detroit area, with numerous office centers and the upscale Somerset Collection mall. In 2011, Troy was ranked the safest city in Michigan, as well as the 19th safest city in the nation. In 2008, Troy was ranked 22nd on a list of "Best Places to Live" in the United States by CNN Money, using criteria including housing, quality of education, economic strength, and recreational opportunities. In 2008, Troy ranked as the fourth most affordable U.S. city with a median household income of approximately $79,000. The earliest recorded purchases of land in what was known as Troy Township occurred in...
Troy:
$87,447
Michigan:
$51,084
$1,040
Troy:
$271,800
Michigan:
$137,500
2.2%

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Legal Research
up arrow 5%

Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

National Average
$42,000

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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