$29,073
Avg. Salary
$14.25
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills is $14.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills is $29,073 per year.

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

A legal assistant, also called a paralegal, works either with individual lawyers at a firm or with legal teams. He or she helps lawyers with their caseloads by performing research, searching through documents and evidence, facilitating interviews, preparing memos and providing any other assistance before and during trial proceedings. One of the key roles of a legal assistant is to help lawyers with preparing and prioritizing evidence. A legal assistant is typically tasked with looking through this potential evidence, marking passages and pages for further study by case attorneys. The legal assistant may also be tasked with providing reports and summaries of the evidence for circulation among the legal team.

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 63%