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

$16.32
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$1,267
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in Houston, Texas is $16.32.
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$12.67
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$16.32
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$22.62
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90%
MEDIAN $16.32
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $23
Bonus
$447 - $9,060
Total Pay
$26,805 - $71,502

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Case Management, Drafting Correspondence and Document Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $14.12 based on 31 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.89 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.00 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.00 based on 25 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 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 (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (9.4% less), Portland, Oregon (6.2% less) and New York, New York (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 146 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.2%
Early Career
37.0%
Mid Career
17.1%
Experienced
17.1%
Late Career
7.5%