Average Entry-Level Legal Assistant Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$13.37
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$900
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant in Dallas, Texas is $13.37.
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$10.14
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$13.37
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$19.06
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$10 - $19
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$491 - $3,122
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$22,161 - $42,500

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Client Interaction and Document Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration.

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 $15.46 based on 98 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.62 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.21 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 58.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (37.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (28.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 199 survey responses.
Early Career
49.2%
Mid Career
17.1%
Experienced
20.1%
Late Career
13.6%