A Legal Secretary with Software Knowledge skills earns an average salary of $52,176 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$33,747 - $77,754
(Median)
$34K
$52K
$78K
MEDIAN: $52,176
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90%

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$11.54 - $33.81
(Median)
$12
$20
$34
MEDIAN: $19.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$33,747 - $77,754  
   
Bonus
$487.47 - $4,278  
Profit Sharing
$1,123 - $8,557  
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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$28,119 - $76,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 295
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$11.54 - $33.81  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$21.50 - $62.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$487.47 - $4,278  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,123 - $8,557  
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).
)
$28,119 - $76,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 198
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$49,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Entry-Level
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 118 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
medical benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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