Average Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$45,588
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$1,080
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word skills in Houston, Texas is $45,588.
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$26k
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$46k
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$62k
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$26k - $62k
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$26k - $61k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $26,491 based on 7 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28,966 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,267 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,112 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,468.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 31.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Miami, Florida (28.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (18.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.1% less), Seattle, Washington (2.0% less) and New York, New York (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 44 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.9%
Early Career
38.6%
Mid Career
13.6%
Experienced
18.2%
Late Career
13.6%