Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$65,000
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$2,250
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word skills in Los Angeles, California is $65,000.
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$0 - $65k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$38k - $72k

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

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 $45,000 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,500 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,988.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (37.2% less), Fort Lauderdale, Florida (24.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (21.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 36 survey responses.
Early Career
58.3%
Mid Career
19.4%
Late Career
22.2%