Paralegal or Legal Assistant with Office Administration Skills Salary

A Paralegal or Legal Assistant with Office Administration skills earns an average wage of $16.42 per hour.

$24,378 - $74,371
$24K
$42K
$74K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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$11.15 - $26.22
$11
$16
$26
MEDIAN: $16.42
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$24,378 - $74,371  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,000  
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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$23,897 - $60,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$11.15 - $26.22  
   
Overtime
$35.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,000  
   
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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$23,897 - $60,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal or Legal Assistant

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

Key Stats for Paralegal or Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Paralegal or Legal Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲48%

Late-Career
▲38%

Experienced
▲32%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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