A Mid-Career Legal Secretary earns an average salary of $45,277 per year. A skill in Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,515 - $65,569
$31K
$45K
$66K
MEDIAN: $45,276
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$12.17 - $25.50
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$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,515 - $65,569  
   
Bonus
$492.07 - $4,903  
Profit Sharing
$355.49 - $5,139  
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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$28,090 - $63,928  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 594
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$12.17 - $25.50  
   
Overtime
$22.80 - $57.21  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$492.07 - $4,903  
   
Profit Sharing
$355.49 - $5,139  
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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$28,090 - $63,928  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 384

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $42,190

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Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 140 votes.
5-9 years
70%
10-19 years
30%
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Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 11%

Organizing
up arrow 3%

Transcription
up arrow 2%

Software Knowledge
up arrow 2%

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$42,000


Word Processing
up arrow 1%


Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Typing
up arrow 2%


Filing
up arrow 5%

Client Interaction
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 140 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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