Average Experienced Legal Assistant Salary in Phoenix, Arizona

$50,599
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant in Phoenix, Arizona is $50,599.
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$38k
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MEDIAN $50,599
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$38k - $62k
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$36k - $62k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Legal Assistant
Legal Secretary
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $32,475 based on 7 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $34,133 based on 50 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $54,080.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 32.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (20.0% more) and Houston, Texas (11.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (14.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 85 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.2%
Early Career
58.8%
Mid Career
12.9%
Late Career
20.0%