Average Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Hourly Pay in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$17.47
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$1,024
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $17.47.
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$12.61
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$17.47
90%
$28.01
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$13 - $28
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$253 - $4,438
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$28,507 - $65,132

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Client Interaction, Case Management, Drafting Correspondence and Filing Court Documents.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.83 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.86 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.39 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 18.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (5.3% more) and New York, New York (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (8.9% less), Dallas, Texas (3.7% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 77 survey responses.
Early Career
35.1%
Mid Career
16.9%
Experienced
19.5%
Late Career
28.6%