Legal File Clerks with Microsoft Office skills can expect to earn an average of $12.99 per hour. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — just over two-fifths lack coverage. On the flip side, more than half have medical insurance and over one-half receive dental plans. Legal File Clerks with Microsoft Office skills who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 82 percent. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$26,283 - $41,341
(Median)
$26K
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$41K
MEDIAN: $30,142
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$9.86 - $17.22
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$26,283 - $41,341  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,036  
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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$20,805 - $36,970  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $17.22  
   
Overtime
$19.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,036  
   
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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$20,805 - $36,970  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Experience Affects Legal File Clerk Salaries

Experienced
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National Average
$28,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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