Average Legal Assistant Hourly Pay in Newport Beach, California

$16.06
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$1,250
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant in Newport Beach, California is $16.06.
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$14.59
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$16.06
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$33.97
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MEDIAN $16.06
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $34
Bonus
$0 - $5,896
Total Pay
$30,773 - $84,824

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.53 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.00 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $35.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 25.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (7.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (4.6% less) and Houston, Texas (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 23 survey responses.
Early Career
47.8%
Mid Career
26.1%
Late Career
26.1%