$45,119
Avg. Salary
$18.45
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,021

Bonus

$1,944

Profit Sharing

$4,900

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills is $18.45 per hour.

The average pay for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills is $45,119 per year.

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$14.05
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MEDIAN $45,119
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MEDIAN: $45,119
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$0$65K
Salary $32,063 - $65,952
Bonus $311 - $4,996
Profit Sharing $473 - $3,041
Commission $4,900
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,822 - $62,571
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 429
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $14.05 - $26.79
Overtime $21.03 - $50.15
Annual Data $0$62K
Bonus $311 - $4,996
Commission $4,900
Profit Sharing $473 - $3,041
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,822 - $62,571
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 444

Job Description for Legal Assistant

A legal assistant, also called a paralegal, works either with individual lawyers at a firm or with legal teams. He or she helps lawyers with their caseloads by performing research, searching through documents and evidence, facilitating interviews, preparing memos and providing any other assistance before and during trial proceedings. One of the key roles of a legal assistant is to help lawyers with preparing and prioritizing evidence. A legal assistant is typically tasked with looking through this potential evidence, marking passages and pages for further study by case attorneys. The legal assistant may also be tasked with providing reports and summaries of the evidence for circulation among the legal team.

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 226 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 226 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 28%
no benefits
None: 40%