A Legal Assistant in Virginia Beach, Virginia earns an average wage of $13.25 per hour. A skill in Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,101 - $49,665
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MEDIAN: $38,031
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Salary
$30,101 - $49,665  
   
Bonus
$350.00  
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$21,035 - $48,280  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Hourly Rate
$9.89 - $20.20  
   
Overtime
$22.00  
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Bonus
$350.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$21,035 - $48,280  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Virginia Beach, Virginia

Virginia Beach city, Virginia
452,745
Male:
222,684 (49.2%)
Female:
230,061 (50.8%)
Virginia Beach is an independent city located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 437,994. In 2015, the population was estimated to be 452,745. Although mostly suburban in character, it is the most populous city in Virginia and the 41st most populous city in the nation. Located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia Beach is included in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. This area, known as "America's First Region", also includes the independent cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Suffolk, as well as other smaller cities, counties, and towns of Hampton Roads. Virginia Beach is a resort city with miles of beaches and hundreds of hotels, motels, and restaurants along its oceanfront. Every year the city hosts the East Coast Surfing Championships as well as the North American Sand Soccer Championship, a beach soccer tournament. It...
Virginia Beach:
$67,281
Virginia:
$66,262
$1,258
Virginia Beach:
$262,900
Virginia:
$257,800
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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

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

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 31%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 16%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 8%

Case Management
up arrow 6%

Document Management
up arrow 2%

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 2%

Document Preparation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$34,000

Typing
up arrow 8%

Office Administration
up arrow 9%

Notary
up arrow 9%

Scheduling
up arrow 12%

Legal Research
up arrow 16%

Client Interaction
up arrow 17%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 22%

Filing
up arrow 27%

Customer Service
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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