Average Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$49,124
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$1,015
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence skills in Seattle, Washington is $49,124.
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MEDIAN $49,124
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$36k - $68k
Bonus
$50 - $3k
Total Pay
$36k - $69k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $42,400 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,109 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,666.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 11.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (11.1% more) and Miami, Florida (10.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (17.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 73 survey responses.
Early Career
58.9%
Mid Career
19.2%
Experienced
15.1%
Late Career
6.8%