Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents Skills Hourly Pay in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

$17.49
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$1,000
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents skills in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is $17.49.
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$14.48
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$17.49
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $25
Bonus
$0 - $1,000
Total Pay
$30,556 - $54,584

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Drafting Correspondence, Typing, Case Management and Client Interaction are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $15.41 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.75 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $31.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 28.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (19.8% more) and San Diego, California (12.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (8.5% less) and Miami, Florida (5.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 36 survey responses.
Early Career
30.6%
Experienced
30.6%
Late Career
38.9%