A Legal Assistant in Grand Rapids, Michigan earns an average wage of $18.80 per hour. A skill in Document Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$42,000 - $51,492
$49K
MEDIAN: $49,354
50%

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$11.25 - $25.09
$11
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$49,355  
   
Bonus
$832  
Total Pay (?
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$26,356 - $53,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.25 - $25.09  
   
Overtime
$32.75  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$832  
   
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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$26,356 - $53,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kent County, Michigan
195,099
Male:
95,669 (49.0%)
Female:
99,430 (51.0%)
Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, and the largest city in West Michigan. It is on the Grand River about 30 miles (48 km) east of Lake Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 188,040. In 2010, the Grand Rapids metropolitan area had a population of 1,005,648, and the combined statistical area of Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland had a population of 1,321,557. Grand Rapids is the county seat of Kent County, Michigan. A historic furniture-manufacturing center, Grand Rapids is home to five of the world's leading office furniture companies, and is nicknamed Furniture City. Its more common modern nickname of River City refers to the landmark river for which it was named. The city and surrounding communities are economically diverse, based in the health care, information technology, automotive, aviation, and consumer goods manufacturing industries, among others. Grand Rapids is the hometown of U.S. President Gerald Ford, who is buried with...
Grand Rapids:
$41,857
Michigan:
$51,084
$830
Grand Rapids:
$122,000
Michigan:
$137,500
4.6%

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
19%
20 years or more
52%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Document Management
up arrow 11%

National Average
$43,000

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 6%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 6%

Document Preparation
up arrow 8%

Client Interaction
up arrow 13%

Case Management
up arrow 13%

Office Administration
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
19%
20 years or more
52%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 26%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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