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Average Late-Career Legal Assistant with Typing Skills Salary in Dallas, Texas

$60,000
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Legal Assistant with Typing skills in Dallas, Texas is $60,000.
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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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, Document Management, Drafting Correspondence and Document Preparation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,500 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,500 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 36.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (16.1% more) and New York, New York (16.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (11.1% less) and Houston, Texas (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
51.7%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
27.6%