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

$17.39
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$1,750
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Filing skills in Los Angeles, California is $17.39.
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$13.33
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$17.39
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$29.59
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$486 - $5,463
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $15.00 based on 6 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.00 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.00 based on 8 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 San Francisco, California earn an average of 25.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (16.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (19.1% less), Dallas, Texas (14.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (12.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.8%
Early Career
51.0%
Mid Career
9.8%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
11.8%