A Legal Assistant in Portland, Oregon earns an average salary of $45,609 per year. A skill in Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$33,539 - $64,701
(Median)
$34K
$46K
$65K
MEDIAN: $45,609
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$11.96 - $30.53
(Median)
$12
$18
$31
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$33,539 - $64,701  
   
Bonus
$290.87 - $3,041  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$26,083 - $65,257  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 52
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.96 - $30.53  
   
Overtime
$34.57  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$290.87 - $3,041  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$26,083 - $65,257  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries



Mid-Career
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National Average
$42,000


Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 40%


Document Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$42,000

Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

Case Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 5%

Typing
up arrow 5%

Office Administration
up arrow 13%

Scheduling
up arrow 15%

Notary
up arrow 16%

Client Interaction
up arrow 17%

Filing
up arrow 20%

Organizing
up arrow 23%

Spanish Language
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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