Average Early-Career Legal Assistant with Case Management Skills Salary in New York, New York

$40,389
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$1,017
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Assistant with Case Management skills in New York, New York is $40,389.
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$29k
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$55k
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$29k - $55k
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$978 - $2k
Total Pay
$30k - $58k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Office Administration, Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence and Filing Court Documents are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $39,037 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,291 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,188 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,134.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 17.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (13.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (11.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (10.7% less), Chicago, Illinois (3.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 31 survey responses.
Entry Level
19.4%
Mid Career
32.3%
Experienced
22.6%
Late Career
25.8%