Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$64,945
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$1,650
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Seattle, Washington is $64,945.
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$39k
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$65k
90%
$89k
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$39k - $89k
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$403 - $5k
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$39k - $76k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Filing Court Documents, Client Interaction and Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management and Drafting Correspondence.

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 $39,478 based on 6 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,066 based on 80 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,714 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $64,300.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (31.3% less), Chicago, Illinois (17.7% less) and Houston, Texas (15.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 127 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.7%
Early Career
63.0%
Mid Career
19.7%
Late Career
12.6%