Average Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$56,398
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,200
Bonus
$1,200
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents skills in Seattle, Washington is $56,398.
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MEDIAN $56,398
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Salary
$39k - $72k
Bonus
$401 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$35k - $69k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Legal Assistant
Legal Secretary
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management, Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction, Case Management 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 $43,365 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,393 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,242 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $63,305.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 0.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (28.0% less), Chicago, Illinois (16.0% less) and New York, New York (15.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 88 survey responses.
Early Career
43.2%
Mid Career
20.5%
Experienced
13.6%
Late Career
22.7%