Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$67,273
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$1,200
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in San Francisco, California is $67,273.
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$49k
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$67k
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$81k
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$38k - $87k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Case Management, Client Interaction, Legal Research and Filing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration.

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 $48,549 based on 11 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,613 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,964 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,000.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (32.8% less), Houston, Texas (26.6% less) and New York, New York (26.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 63 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.5%
Early Career
50.8%
Experienced
15.9%
Late Career
15.9%