Average Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Hourly Pay in Kansas City, Missouri

$16.23
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$1,350
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Kansas City, Missouri is $16.23.
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$15 - $22
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$0 - $1,350
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$30,950 - $63,074
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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.23 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $0.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 31.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (12.7% more) and Portland, Oregon (9.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Early Career
50.0%
Experienced
27.3%
Late Career
22.7%