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

$14.86
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$850
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant in Austin, Texas is $14.86.
10%
$11.25
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$14.86
90%
$20.28
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$11 - $20
Bonus
$308 - $4,913
Total Pay
$25,420 - $42,712

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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 $15.96 based on 73 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.67 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.71 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (22.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (16.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 141 survey responses.
Early Career
51.8%
Mid Career
14.2%
Experienced
19.1%
Late Career
14.9%