Average Legal Assistant Hourly Pay in Santa Ana, California

$15.52
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$900
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant in Santa Ana, California is $15.52.
10%
$11.92
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$15.52
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$20.61
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90%
MEDIAN $15.52
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $21
Bonus
$509 - $1,670
Total Pay
$25,242 - $52,256

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $15.27 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.26 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.85 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 30.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (13.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (11.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 44 survey responses.
Early Career
59.1%
Mid Career
27.3%
Experienced
13.6%