A Legal Assistant in Irvine, California earns an average salary of $51,468 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Drafting Correspondence, Microsoft Word, Typing, Filing, and Notary.

$28,300 - $70,798
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MEDIAN: $51,468
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$11.78 - $24.66
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$28,300 - $70,798  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $3,030  
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$24,736 - $70,908  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.78 - $24.66  
   
Overtime
$36.59  
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $3,030  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,736 - $70,908  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Irvine, California

Orange County, California
256,927
Male:
125,411 (48.8%)
Female:
131,516 (51.2%)
Irvine (/ˈɜːrvaɪn/ UR-vyn) is an affluent city in Orange County, California, United States. It is a planned city; the Irvine Company started developing the area in the 1960s. Formally incorporated on December 28, 1971, the 66-square-mile (170 km2) city had a population of 212,375 as of the 2010 census; in 2016 the city's population was 258,386. In 2016, Irvine became the largest city in the continental United States with an Asian American plurality, constituting around 45% of the city's population. A number of corporations, particularly in the technology and semiconductor sectors, have their national or international headquarters in Irvine. Irvine is also home to several higher education institutions including the University of California, Irvine (UCI), Concordia University, Irvine Valley College, the Orange County Center of the University of Southern California (USC), and campuses of California State University Fullerton (CSUF), University of La Verne, and Pepperdine University. The...
Irvine:
$93,781
California:
$64,500
$2,070
Irvine:
$777,000
California:
$449,100
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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 45%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 39%

Typing
up arrow 39%

Filing
up arrow 32%

Notary
up arrow 24%

Organizing
up arrow 24%

Legal Research
up arrow 17%

Word Processing
up arrow 13%

Case Management
up arrow 9%

Document Preparation
0%

Filing Court Documents
0%

National Average
$44,000

Office Administration
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%

Document Management
up arrow 12%

Client Interaction
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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