Legal Secretary in Birmingham, Alabama Salary

A Legal Secretary in Birmingham, Alabama earns an average wage of $18.31 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Proofreading, Microsoft Word, Filing, and Drafting Correspondence.

$46,661 - $57,790
$50K
MEDIAN: $50,380
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$11.15 - $26.26
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$18
$26
MEDIAN: $18.31
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$50,380  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
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$26,670 - $57,779  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$11.15 - $26.26  
   
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$26,670 - $57,779  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Birmingham, Alabama

Jefferson County, Alabama
214,911
Male:
102,122 (47.5%)
Female:
112,789 (52.5%)
Birmingham (/ˈbɜːrmɪŋhæm/ BUR-ming-ham) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and the county seat of Jefferson County. The city's population was 212,237 in the 2010 United States Census. The Birmingham-Hoover Metropolitan Statistical Area had a population of about 1,128,047 according to the 2010 Census, which is approximately one quarter of Alabama's population. Birmingham was founded in 1871, during the post-Civil War Reconstruction period, through the merger of three pre-existing farm towns, notably, former Elyton. It grew from there, annexing many more of its smaller neighbors, into an industrial and railroad transportation center with a focus on mining, the iron and steel industry, and railroading. Birmingham was named for Birmingham, England, one of the UK's major industrial cities. Most of the original settlers who founded Birmingham were of English ancestry. In one writer's view, the city was planned as a place where cheap, non-unionized, and African-American labor...
Birmingham:
$32,378
Alabama:
$44,765
$743
Birmingham:
$93,000
Alabama:
$134,100
6.2%

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Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
59%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

National Average
$46,000

Experienced
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼39%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries

Proofreading
▲4%

Microsoft Word
▲4%

Filing
▲1%

Drafting Correspondence
▼0%

National Average
$46,000

Document Preparation
▼5%

Client Interaction
▼7%

Filing Court Documents
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
59%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 40%
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