A Legal Assistant with Scheduling skills earns an average wage of $15.17 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$28,484 - $60,147
$28K
$41K
$60K
MEDIAN: $40,927
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90%

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$11.28 - $23.14
$11
$15
$23
MEDIAN: $15.17
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$28,484 - $60,147  
   
Bonus
$98.87 - $2,986  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $5,195  
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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$25,050 - $56,742  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 609
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.28 - $23.14  
   
Overtime
$17.26 - $43.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$98.87 - $2,986  
   
Profit Sharing
$970 - $5,195  
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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$25,050 - $56,742  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 747

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,180

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 270 votes.
041
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%



National Average
$36,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 270 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 28%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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