Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Organizing Skills Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$23.05
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$1,800
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Organizing skills in Chicago, Illinois is $23.05.
25%
$16.02
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$23.05
75%
$27.14
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Hourly Rate
$16 - $27
Bonus
$0 - $1,800
Total Pay
$29,740 - $57,860

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $14.00 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.05 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $0.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 4.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (30.6% less), Denver, Colorado (29.2% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (23.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Early Career
34.3%
Experienced
28.6%
Late Career
37.1%