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Legal Secretary Salary in Houston, Texas

A Legal Secretary in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $54,912 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Software Knowledge, Microsoft Office, and Transcription.
$36,799 - $66,802
(Median)
37K
45K
55K
62K
MEDIAN: $54,912
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50%
75%

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$12.31 - $33.47
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,799 - $66,802  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,146  
Profit Sharing
$1,500 - $10,000  
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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$32,592 - $69,677  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 143
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.31 - $33.47  
   
Overtime
$19.23 - $49.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,146  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500 - $10,000  
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).
)
$32,592 - $69,677  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary in Houston, Texas

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

Experience Affects Legal Secretary in Houston, Texas Salaries


National Average
$53,000


Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Entry-Level
up arrow 34%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary in Houston, Texas Salaries

Software Knowledge
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%

Transcription
up arrow 11%

Client Interaction
up arrow 9%

Word Processing
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

National Average
$53,000

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Document Preparation
up arrow 6%

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 8%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 8%

Scheduling
up arrow 12%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 14%

Proofreading
up arrow 15%

Filing
up arrow 19%

Typing
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
47%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 17%