Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Hourly Pay in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

$16.50
Avg. Hourly Rate
$2,250
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Document Management skills in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is $16.50.
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$15.00
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$16.50
50%
$24.75
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75%
MEDIAN $16.50
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $25
Bonus
$0 - $2,250
Total Pay
$32,635 - $51,023

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Career Paths

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Legal Assistant
Legal Secretary
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Filing Court Documents, Typing, Drafting Correspondence and Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $18.72 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $0.00 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 45.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (27.3% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (11.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
57.1%
Experienced
42.9%