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Legal Secretary Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Washington, District of Columbia is $68,549 per year. A skill in Organizational Development is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$47,237 - $82,996
(Median)
$47K
$69K
$83K
MEDIAN: $68,549
10%
50%
90%

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$19.49 - $43.82
(Median)
$19
$35
$44
MEDIAN: $35.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$47,237 - $82,996  
   
Bonus
$200.00 - $3,383  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $9,667  
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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$47,074 - $86,884  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 261
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$19.49 - $43.82  
   
Overtime
$25.03 - $62.33  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$200.00 - $3,383  
   
Profit Sharing
$970 - $9,667  
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).
)
$47,074 - $86,884  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary in Washington, District of Columbia

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

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Experience Affects Legal Secretary in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries



National Average
$70,000



Skills That Affect Legal Secretary in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Organizational Development
up arrow 12%

Client Interaction
up arrow 3%

Software Knowledge
up arrow 3%

Word Processing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$70,000

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

Proofreading
up arrow 2%

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 3%

Scheduling
up arrow 3%

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 3%

Filing
up arrow 4%

Typing
up arrow 5%

Organizing
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
47%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 10%
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