Average Legal Assistant with Legal Research Skills Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$14.44
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$4,000
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant with Legal Research skills in Dallas, Texas is $14.44.
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$10.15
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$14.44
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$24.69
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MEDIAN $14.44
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $25
Bonus
$0 - $4,000
Total Pay
$22,139 - $62,993

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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, Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence and Office Administration 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 $13.48 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.50 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 62.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (31.6% more) and Seattle, Washington (30.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Early Career
56.3%
Experienced
43.8%