Average Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents Skills Salary in Portland, Oregon

$51,764
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$1,542
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents skills in Portland, Oregon is $51,764.
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MEDIAN $51,764
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$35k - $71k
Bonus
$305 - $6k
Total Pay
$32k - $71k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management, Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction 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 $40,000 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,314 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $55,500.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (8.1% more) and Houston, Texas (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (14.3% less), Chicago, Illinois (7.3% less) and New York, New York (6.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 89 survey responses.
Early Career
42.7%
Mid Career
13.5%
Experienced
16.9%
Late Career
27.0%