Average Legal Assistant with Case Management Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$47,500
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Case Management skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $47,500.
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MEDIAN $47,500
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Salary
$40k - $79k
Total Pay
$35k - $81k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Legal Assistant
Legal Secretary
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction, Filing Court Documents, Drafting Correspondence, Office Administration and Document Preparation.

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 $41,846 based on 8 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,849 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,299 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $73,333.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 3.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (2.3% more) and New York, New York (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (15.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.8% less) and Houston, Texas (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 34 survey responses.
Entry Level
23.5%
Early Career
38.2%
Mid Career
17.6%
Late Career
20.6%