Average Legal Assistant with Organizing Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$46,127
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$750
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Organizing skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $46,127.
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$39k
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$46k
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$77k
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MEDIAN $46,127
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Salary
$39k - $77k
Bonus
$246 - $1k
Total Pay
$35k - $76k

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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 in Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Filing Court Documents, Drafting Correspondence, Office Administration 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 $43,448 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,469 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 8.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (6.2% more) and New York, New York (5.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.9% less), Seattle, Washington (3.7% less) and Houston, Texas (2.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Early Career
61.5%
Experienced
38.5%