Average Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Salary in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

$47,027
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$2,250
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Document Management skills in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is $47,027.
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MEDIAN $47,027
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Salary
$28k - $72k
Bonus
$909 - $3k
Total Pay
$30k - $62k

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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
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Filing Court Documents and Typing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling and Client Interaction.

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 $0 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $0 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,100 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 22.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (19.3% more) and Chicago, Illinois (5.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (11.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (7.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 19 survey responses.
Early Career
42.1%
Mid Career
26.3%
Experienced
31.6%