Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Client Interaction Skills Salary in New York, New York

$50,000
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$750
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in New York, New York is $50,000.
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$39k
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$50k
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$79k
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$39k - $79k
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$0 - $750
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$38k - $82k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $40,322 based on 16 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,209 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,937 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,689.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 15.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (12.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (7.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (19.2% less), Dallas, Texas (10.0% less) and Miami, Florida (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 93 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.2%
Early Career
50.5%
Experienced
18.3%
Late Career
14.0%