Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Salary

$49,968
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,022
Bonus
$4,900
Commission
$2,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Management skills is $49,968.
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$33k
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MEDIAN $49,968
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Salary
$33k - $68k
Bonus
$242 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $4k
Commission
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$32k - $66k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management, Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction, Filing Court Documents and Document Preparation.

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 $34,951 based on 534 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,664 based on 1,114 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,604 based on 513 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $53,539.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 28.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (20.7% more) and Dallas, Texas (20.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,572 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.8%
Early Career
43.3%
Mid Career
19.9%
Late Career
16.0%