The average pay for a Legal Transcriber is $17.94 per hour.

$25,355 - $30,518
$28K
MEDIAN: $28,500
50%

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$12.08 - $24.83
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$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$28,500  
   
Bonus
$250.00  
Total Pay (?
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$24,540 - $42,811  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $24.83  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$250.00  
   
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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$24,540 - $42,811  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for Legal Transcriber

  • Organize and maintain law libraries, documents and case files.
  • Prepare and process legal documents and papers; summonses, subpoenas, complaints, appeals, motions and pretrial agreements.
  • Review legal publications and perform database searches to identify laws and court decisions relevant to pending cases.
  • Assist attorneys in collecting employment, medical and other records.
  • Attend legal meetings; client interviews, hearings or depositions and take notes.

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Key Stats for Legal Transcriber

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
39%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Transcriber Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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