Average Legal Assistant with Client Interaction Skills Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$16.31
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$1,028
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in Dallas, Texas is $16.31.
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$12.00
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$16.31
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$21.72
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MEDIAN $16.31
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Bonus
$700 - $4,932
Total Pay
$27,220 - $57,195

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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 and Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration.

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 $16.06 based on 14 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.40 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.22 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 21.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (2.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (9.3% less), Portland, Oregon (6.2% less) and New York, New York (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 79 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.7%
Early Career
40.5%
Mid Career
15.2%
Experienced
19.0%
Late Career
7.6%