Average Early-Career Legal Assistant with Case Management Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$44,102
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$1,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Assistant with Case Management skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $44,102.
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$32k
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$44k
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$54k
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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

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 $41,846 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,299 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $73,333.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 7.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (7.6% more) and Seattle, Washington (1.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (17.2% less), Chicago, Illinois (12.4% less) and Miami, Florida (10.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Entry Level
40.0%
Mid Career
30.0%
Late Career
30.0%