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Average Legal Assistant with Filing Skills Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$15.17
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$1,028
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Filing skills in Dallas, Texas is $15.17.
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$10.77
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$15.17
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$21.88
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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

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

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 $14.00 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.99 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.86 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 45.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (33.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (16.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (6.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (5.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 28 survey responses.
Early Career
46.4%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
28.6%