The average salary for a Legal Secretary is €27,852.
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Job Description for Legal Secretary
Legal secretaries work primarily for lawyers’ offices and courts to perform secretarial duties and provide legal support services to attorneys. They must file materials, such as motions, briefs, memorandums, pleadings, etc. at various court systems in a timely manner, as well as maintain appointments and remind lawyers to see clients. They may need to interview clients, either on the phone or in-person prior to referring them to their lawyers. They are generally tasked with typing and editing pl…Read more
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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary
Skills that pay less than market rate include Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction, Filing, Document Preparation and Typing.
Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary
An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €24,380 based on 83 salaries. An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €25,455 based on 226 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €28,096 based on 149 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €29,603 based on 275 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €30,744.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Dublin, Dublin earn an average of 12.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Limerick, Limerick (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dundalk, Louth (22.4% less), Sligo, Sligo (7.8% less) and Waterford, Waterford (7.6% less).
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