Mid-Career Legal File Clerks can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $34K per year. While some workers in this profession — one in four — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and a strong majority have dental insurance. Female Mid-Career Legal File Clerks make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$26,087 - $43,278
(Median)
$26K
$34K
$43K
MEDIAN: $33,932
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$11.00 - $17.74
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$11
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$26,087 - $43,278  
   
Bonus
$400.00  
Total Pay (?
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$24,513 - $38,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$11.00 - $17.74  
   
Overtime
$16.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$400.00  
   
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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$24,513 - $38,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Skills That Affect Legal File Clerk Salaries

National Average
$31,000

Organizational Development
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Microsoft Office
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Filing
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Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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