Average Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$43,494
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$1,750
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Document Management skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $43,494.
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$32k
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$43k
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$74k
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MEDIAN $43,494
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Salary
$32k - $74k
Bonus
$153 - $5k
Total Pay
$26k - $71k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Filing Court Documents and Typing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management, Client Interaction 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 $38,322 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,494 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,650 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $75,473.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 32.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (29.0% more) and Portland, Oregon (21.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (4.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 46 survey responses.
Early Career
41.3%
Mid Career
23.9%
Experienced
21.7%
Late Career
13.0%