Experienced Legal Assistant Salary

An Experienced Legal Assistant earns an average salary of $48,137 per year.

$33,432 - $67,422
$33K
$48K
$67K
MEDIAN: $48,137
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$14.19 - $27.65
$14
$19
$28
MEDIAN: $19.35
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$33,432 - $67,422  
   
Bonus
$297.17 - $4,890  
Profit Sharing
$977 - $4,932  
Commission
$2,400  
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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$31,877 - $66,242  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 919
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.19 - $27.65  
   
Overtime
$21.86 - $52.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$297.17 - $4,890  
   
Commission
$2,400  
Profit Sharing
$977 - $4,932  
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).
)
$31,877 - $66,242  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 624
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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 267 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%
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Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries



Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$45,000



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▼4%

▼5%

Notary
▼6%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 267 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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