Average Entry-Level Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in New York, New York

$38,884
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word skills in New York, New York is $38,884.
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$35k
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$39k
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$41k
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Scheduling, Client Interaction, Office Administration and Document Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $39,305 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,158 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,500.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (31.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (7.4% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (3.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Early Career
57.1%
Experienced
17.1%
Late Career
25.7%