Mid-Career Legal Secretary Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Secretary is $44,052 per year.
Mid-Career Legal Secretary Salary (?
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$29,670 - $63,831
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $44,052
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Mid-Career Legal Secretary Salary (?
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$11.40 - $24.92
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,670 - $63,831  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,042  
Profit Sharing
$521 - $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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$26,845 - $62,318  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,377
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.40 - $24.92  
   
Overtime
$15.38 - $47.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,042  
   
Profit Sharing
$521 - $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).
)
$26,845 - $62,318  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 757
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Pay Difference By Location

Palo Alto
up arrow 76%
San Francisco
up arrow 61%
up arrow 45%
Irvine
up arrow 41%
Los Angeles
up arrow 36%
Boston
up arrow 25%
Chicago
up arrow 20%
San Diego
up arrow 20%
Denver
up arrow 14%
Miami
up arrow 11%
Las Vegas
up arrow 10%
Houston
up arrow 7%
Dallas
up arrow 1%
National Average
$41,000
St. Louis
up arrow 15%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Legal Secretary Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 9%
Proofreading
up arrow 5%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Filing Court Documents
up arrow 3%
Scheduling
up arrow 2%
Legal Research
up arrow 1%
Document Preparation
0%
Drafting Correspondence
0%
Microsoft Word
0%
Word Processing
0%
National Average
$41,000
Organizing
up arrow 3%
Typing
up arrow 4%
Transcription
up arrow 4%
Client Interaction
up arrow 6%
Filing
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
97%
female alumni
 
Male
3%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 46%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 30%
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