Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Salary in New York, New York

$65,608
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$1,014
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in New York, New York is $65,608.
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$47k
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$80k
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Notary, Drafting Correspondence, Filing Court Documents, Client Interaction and 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 $39,205 based on 18 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,459 based on 87 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,215 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,489.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (30.2% less), Las Vegas, Nevada (23.4% less) and Houston, Texas (19.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 149 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.1%
Early Career
58.4%
Mid Career
14.8%
Late Career
14.8%