Legal Secretary with Legal Compliance Skills Salary

Legal Secretaries with Legal Compliance skills tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — just under three-fifths have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $30K to $71K per year, median earnings come to $46K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Although slightly less than a third lack health benefits of any kind, the larger part do enjoy medical insurance, and a little more than half get dental coverage, too. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$30,532 - $71,112
$31K
$46K
$71K
MEDIAN: $45,892
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50%
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$13.20 - $32.00
$13
$18
$32
MEDIAN: $18.38
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$0$71K
Salary $30,532 - $71,112
Bonus $502 - $4,919
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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$29,574 - $70,584
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 102
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $13.20 - $32.00
Overtime $18.88 - $54.54
Annual Data $0$70K
Bonus $502 - $4,919
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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$29,574 - $70,584
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 69

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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 $35,000 based on 54 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 $39,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 48 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 $59,000 based on 47 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
30%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

Late-Career
▲38%

Experienced
▲18%

National Average
$43,000

Mid-Career
▼10%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 29%
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