Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word Skills Salary

$49,867
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,033
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word skills is $49,867.
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$34k
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MEDIAN $49,867
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Salary
$34k - $67k
Bonus
$194 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$32k - $66k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management, Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction, Filing Court Documents 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 $34,509 based on 351 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $35,951 based on 700 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,987 based on 302 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $55,702.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 34.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (32.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (30.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,640 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.4%
Early Career
42.7%
Mid Career
18.4%
Late Career
17.5%