Average Early-Career Legal Assistant Hourly Pay in Columbus, Ohio

$14.51
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$1,100
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Legal Assistant in Columbus, Ohio is $14.51.
10%
$11.15
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$14.51
90%
$17.75
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $18
Bonus
$983 - $1,526
Total Pay
$23,033 - $41,559

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

An entry-level Legal Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.61 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.50 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.24 based on 9 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 Seattle, Washington earn an average of 39.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (33.7% more) and New York, New York (14.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 34 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.7%
Mid Career
14.7%
Experienced
26.5%
Late Career
44.1%