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Average Legal Assistant with Office Administration Skills Hourly Pay in Portland, Oregon

$17.44
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$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Office Administration skills in Portland, Oregon is $17.44.
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$13.57
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$17.44
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$24.35
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

Career Paths

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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

Skills in Filing Court Documents, Document Preparation and Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Drafting Correspondence 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 $16.81 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.25 based on 5 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 27.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (20.2% more) and New York, New York (11.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (7.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (6.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
55.2%
Mid Career
17.2%
Late Career
27.6%