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Legal File Clerk Salary

The average rate for a Legal File Clerk is $12.34 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Microsoft Word is associated with high pay for this job.

$20,998 - $44,394
(Median)
$21K
$31K
$44K
MEDIAN: $30,670
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$9.33 - $16.98
(Median)
$9
$12
$17
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,998 - $44,394  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,010  
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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$20,006 - $37,829  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 75
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.33 - $16.98  
   
Overtime
$12.33 - $23.14  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,010  
   
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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$20,006 - $37,829  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 197

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Job Description for Legal File Clerk

  • Prepare documents for off-site storage and confidential disposal.
  • Prepare, maintain and track all on-site and off-site records; delivery and retrieval.
  • Subpoena records.
  • File and catalog legal documents.
  • Answer phones and route calls, assist with office clerical tasks.

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Experience Affects Legal File Clerk Salaries



National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Legal File Clerk Salaries




Filing
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National Average
$28,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 37%
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