Legal Assistant in West Palm Beach Salary

A Legal Assistant in West Palm Beach, Florida earns an average salary of $45,495 per year.

$26,500 - $58,983
$26K
$44K
$59K
MEDIAN: $44,379
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50%
90%

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$12.75 - $24.55
$13
$16
$25
MEDIAN: $16.13
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$0$58K
Salary $26,500 - $58,983
Bonus $202.73 - $8,877
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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$27,355 - $56,023
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $12.75 - $24.55
Overtime $36.10
Annual Data $0$56K
Bonus $202.73 - $8,877
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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$27,355 - $56,023
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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About West Palm Beach, Florida

Palm Beach County, Florida
106,782
Male:
49,262 (46.1%)
Female:
57,520 (53.9%)
West Palm Beach is a city in and the county seat of Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. It is one of the three main cities in South Florida. The population was 99,919 at the 2010 census. The University of Florida Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR) estimates a 2014 population of 104,031, a 4.1% increase from 2010. It is the oldest municipality in the Miami metropolitan area, having been incorporated as a city two years before Miami in November 1894. West Palm Beach is located approximately 68 miles (109 km) north of Downtown Miami. It is a principal city of the Miami metropolitan area, which was home to an estimated 6,012,331 people at the 2015 census. The beginning of the historic period in south Florida is marked by Juan Ponce de León's first contact with native people in 1513. Europeans found a thriving native population, which they categorized into separate...
West Palm Beach:
$49,935
Florida:
$49,426
$1,106
West Palm Beach:
$207,500
Florida:
$179,800
5.7%

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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 $33,000 based on 16 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 $50,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 7 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 $53,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

Late-Career
▲28%

Mid-Career
▲21%

National Average
$41,000

▼21%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Case Management
▲5%

Litigation Case Management
▲3%

Notary
▲2%

Scheduling
▲2%

Typing
▲1%

Document Management
▲1%

Organizing
▲1%

Drafting Correspondence
▼0%

Client Interaction
▼0%

National Average
$41,000


Microsoft Word
▼3%

Spanish Language
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Filing
▼10%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 30%
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