Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$72,414
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Management skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $72,414.
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$67k
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$72k
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$80k
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MEDIAN $72,414
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$67k - $80k
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$67k - $78k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Legal Assistant
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $40,982 based on 5 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,270 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (30.1% less), Los Angeles, California (24.1% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (20.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 19 survey responses.
Entry Level
26.3%
Early Career
73.7%