Average Legal Assistant with Client Interaction Skills Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$16.77
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$2,063
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in Los Angeles, California is $16.77.
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$12.57
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$16.77
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$24.09
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90%
MEDIAN $16.77
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $24
Bonus
$306 - $5,872
Total Pay
$28,358 - $71,270

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Legal Assistant
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

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 $15.01 based on 23 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.17 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.62 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.40 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 18.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (11.8% less), Portland, Oregon (8.8% less) and New York, New York (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 137 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.8%
Early Career
48.9%
Mid Career
15.3%
Experienced
12.4%
Late Career
6.6%