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Average Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Hourly Pay in Phoenix, Arizona

$16.58
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$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Phoenix, Arizona is $16.58.
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

Skills in Client Interaction, Case Management and Drafting Correspondence are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management and Filing Court Documents.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

An entry-level Legal Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.67 based on 5 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.00 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.00 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.38 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 31.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (11.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (9.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (5.2% less) and Houston, Texas (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 55 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.1%
Early Career
38.2%
Mid Career
12.7%
Experienced
23.6%
Late Career
16.4%