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Average Early-Career Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$14.42
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Legal Assistant with Document Management skills in Dallas, Texas is $14.42.
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.28 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.36 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $30.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 33.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (31.8% more) and Houston, Texas (14.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
35.0%
Late Career
40.0%