The average wage for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant in Houston, Texas is $14.93 per hour.

$24,040 - $47,408
(Median)
$24K
$36K
$47K
MEDIAN: $35,774
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.96 - $20.17
(Median)
$10
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$24,040 - $47,408  
   
Bonus
$199.33 - $2,891  
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).
)
$21,142 - $46,519  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $20.17  
   
Overtime
$11.69 - $32.13  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$199.33 - $2,891  
   
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).
)
$21,142 - $46,519  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 57
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Paralegal / Legal Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 6%

Legal Research
up arrow 4%

Case Management
up arrow 3%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Client Interaction
up arrow 1%

Filing
0%

Organizing
0%

National Average
$34,000

Document Management
up arrow 1%

Document Preparation
up arrow 4%

Spanish Language
up arrow 9%

Typing
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%

Scheduling
up arrow 14%

Customer Service
up arrow 18%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 46%
ADVERTISEMENT