Average Experienced Legal Assistant Salary in Denver, Colorado

$54,449
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$512
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant in Denver, Colorado is $54,449.
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$43k
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$54k
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$66k
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MEDIAN $54,449
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Salary
$43k - $66k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$41k - $68k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $33,969 based on 26 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,639 based on 72 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,775 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,557.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 26.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.3% more) and Houston, Texas (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (19.0% less) and Dallas, Texas (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 150 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.3%
Early Career
48.0%
Mid Career
22.0%
Late Career
12.7%