Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Client Interaction Skills Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$19.00
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$2,500
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in Los Angeles, California is $19.00.
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$17.80
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$19.00
75%
$29.60
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $30
Bonus
$1,625 - $7,500
Total Pay
$36,158 - $84,568

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Filing Court Documents and Drafting Correspondence are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration and Document Management.

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 $15.15 based on 10 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.25 based on 69 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.71 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 38.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (33.8% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (23.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Las Vegas, Nevada (10.5% less) and Houston, Texas (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 105 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.5%
Early Career
65.7%
Mid Career
16.2%
Late Career
8.6%