A Legal Secretary with Microsoft Word skills earns an average salary of $50,886 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$31,948 - $76,807
$32K
$51K
$77K
MEDIAN: $50,886
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90%

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$11.77 - $31.88
$12
$18
$32
MEDIAN: $18.19
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$31,948 - $76,807  
   
Bonus
$358.95 - $4,878  
Profit Sharing
$1,456 - $7,047  
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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$27,976 - $75,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 750
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$11.77 - $31.88  
   
Overtime
$21.30 - $61.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$358.95 - $4,878  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,456 - $7,047  
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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$27,976 - $75,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 481

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,317

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Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 243 votes.
038
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
39%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries



National Average
$46,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 243 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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