Legal Secretary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $49,720 per year.

$40,041 - $61,732
$40K
$50K
$62K
MEDIAN: $49,638
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$14.19 - $39.24
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$39
MEDIAN: $20.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$40,041 - $61,732  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $6,020  
Total Pay (?
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$37,881 - $64,144  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.19 - $39.24  
   
Overtime
$50.42  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$493.16 - $6,020  
   
Total Pay (?
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$37,881 - $64,144  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Legal Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 21 salaries. A Legal Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 20 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
44%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

▲13%

National Average
$50,000

▼1%

Mid-Career
▼10%

Entry-Level
▼24%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries


Microsoft Excel
▲5%

Organizational Development
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▲5%


Proofreading
▲4%

National Average
$50,000


Litigation Case Management
▼2%


▼4%

Transcription
▼4%

▼6%


▼13%

Organizing
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
44%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 28%
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