Miami Legal Secretaries aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $40K per year. Around two in five report receiving medical coverage from their employers and just over one in five collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$25,800 - $72,317
$26K
$40K
$72K
MEDIAN: $39,700
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90%

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$10.10 - $28.38
$10
$15
$28
MEDIAN: $14.73
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$25,800 - $72,317  
   
Bonus
$1,750  
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$23,548 - $70,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.10 - $28.38  
   
Overtime
$33.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$23,548 - $70,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Miami, Florida

Miami-Dade County, Florida
440,989
Male:
215,840 (48.9%)
Female:
225,149 (51.1%)
Miami (/maɪˈæmi/; Spanish pronunciation: [miˈami]) is a seaport city at the southeastern corner of the U.S. state of Florida and its Atlantic coast. As the seat of Miami-Dade County, the municipality is the principal, central, and most populous of its metropolitan area and part of the second-most populous metropolis in the southeastern United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Miami's metro area is the eighth-most populous and fourth-largest urban area in the U.S., with a population of around 5.5 million. Miami is a major center, and a leader in finance, commerce, culture, media, entertainment, the arts, and international trade. In 2012, Miami was classified as an Alpha−World City in the World Cities Study Group's inventory. In 2010, Miami ranked seventh in the United States in terms of finance, commerce, culture, entertainment, fashion, education, and other sectors. It ranked 33rd among global cities. In 2008, Forbes magazine ranked Miami "America's Cleanest City",...
Miami:
$29,989
Florida:
$49,426
$1,020
Miami:
$286,600
Florida:
$179,800
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

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


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $32K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $35K on average. After working for 10 to 20 years, Legal Secretaries in Miami make a median salary of $54K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn any more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts.

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
029
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
20%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 51%


National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%


Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 81%

Word Processing
up arrow 24%

Filing
0%

National Average
$36,000


Client Interaction
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Legal Research
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%


Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 11%

Organizing
up arrow 11%

Typing
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 57%
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