Legal Secretary Salary in Los Angeles (United States)

The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Los Angeles, California is $63,672 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Software Knowledge and Microsoft Office.
Legal Secretary in Los Angeles, California Salary (?
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$42,220 - $76,489
(Median)
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54K
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76K
MEDIAN: $63,672
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Legal Secretary in Los Angeles, California Salary (?
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$12.14 - $35.22
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$42,220 - $76,489  
   
Bonus
$197.67 - $5,140  
Profit Sharing
$900 - $7,262  
Total Pay (?
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$32,299 - $79,600  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 250
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$12.14 - $35.22  
   
Overtime
$24.32 - $55.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$197.67 - $5,140  
   
Profit Sharing
$900 - $7,262  
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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$32,299 - $79,600  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 94
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary in Los Angeles, California Salaries

National Average
$63,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 12%
Entry-Level
up arrow 40%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Software Knowledge
up arrow 11%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%
Transcription
up arrow 8%
Litigation Case Management
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%
Organizing
up arrow 6%
Proofreading
up arrow 6%
Filing
up arrow 6%
Typing
up arrow 4%
Scheduling
up arrow 4%
Word Processing
up arrow 4%
Filing Court Documents
up arrow 1%
Client Interaction
0%
National Average
$63,000
Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 1%
Document Preparation
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
47%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 14%