Legal Secretary/Paralegal Average Salary

Legal Secretary/Paralegal Total Pay (?
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$20,358 - $74,993
(Median)
20K
45K
75K
MEDIAN: $44,799
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90%

Legal Secretary/Paralegal is most closely related to Paralegal / Legal Assistant

A paralegal (also known as a legal assistant) works in a law office for one or more attorneys to assist them in the execution of their practice. Many times a paralegal will be called upon to type written notes or transcribe recordings of meetings or telephone calls. A paralegal must also be organized ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$27K
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MEDIAN: $40,836
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90%
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