Legal Secretary with Word Processing Skills in New York Salary

The average salary for a Legal Secretary with Word Processing skills in New York, New York is $71,913 per year.

$44,700 - $85,842
$45K
$73K
$86K
MEDIAN: $73,198
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$18.31 - $40.29
$26
MEDIAN: $26.01
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Salary
$44,700 - $85,842  
   
Bonus
$982 - $5,117  
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$42,979 - $88,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$26.01  
   
Overtime
$23.49 - $73.40  
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Bonus
$982 - $5,117  
   
Total Pay (?
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$42,979 - $88,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Legal Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 16 salaries. A Legal Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 23 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
53%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
$74,000

Mid-Career
▼18%

Entry-Level
▼46%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
53%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 18%
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