Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Legal Administrative Assistant is $51,924
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Administrative Assistants?
An entry-level Legal Administrative Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,028 based on 64 salaries. An early career Legal Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,614 …Read more
What Do Legal Administrative Assistants Do?
A legal administrative assistant works with lawyers and paralegals, providing them with support on research, correspondence, filing, and other essential duties. An administrative assistant in this field needs a solid working knowledge of various legal principles and terms, and they must feel comfortable drafting documents and correspondence related to complicated legal concepts.
Often, a legal administrative assistant conducts some paralegal work involving document research to assist their …Read more
- Provides support to lawyers and paralegals with research, traveling arrangements, and other important tasks.
- Keeps office supplies in stock.
- Manages schedules for appointment, meetings, conferences, etc.
- Drafts documents for staff across a variety of legal disciplines.