Legal Assistant in Denver, Colorado Salary

The average salary for a Legal Assistant in Denver, Colorado is $43,904 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$30,100 - $61,225
$30K
$45K
$61K
MEDIAN: $44,680
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50%
90%

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$12.28 - $22.41
$12
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $15.44
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$0$61K
Salary $30,100 - $61,225
Bonus $100.67 - $2,447
Profit Sharing $2,750
Total Pay (?
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$29,242 - $58,684
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $12.28 - $22.41
Overtime $22.95
Annual Data $0$58K
Bonus $100.67 - $2,447
Profit Sharing $2,750
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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$29,242 - $58,684
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Legal Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 36 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 19 salaries. A Legal Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲27%

Late-Career
▲22%

▲5%

National Average
$41,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries



▲2%

Word Processing
▲1%

National Average
$41,000

Microsoft Office
▼12%

Typing
▼12%


Microsoft Word
▼15%

Organizing
▼17%

Client Interaction
▼18%



Notary
▼22%

Customer Service
▼22%

Drafting Correspondence
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 19%
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