The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence skills in Seattle, Washington is $45,760 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$37,136 - $70,000
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MEDIAN: $40,000
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$18.84 - $24.30
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$40,000  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$35,013 - $71,789  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$22.39  
   
Overtime
$38.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$1,500  
   
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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$35,013 - $71,789  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 46%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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