Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Client Interaction Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$49,500
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$1,302
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in Houston, Texas is $49,500.
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$29k
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$75k
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$29k - $75k
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$102 - $11k
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$32k - $83k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $31,444 based on 16 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,549 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,310 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,496.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 16.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (8.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (18.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (12.1% less) and New York, New York (3.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 109 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.7%
Early Career
51.4%
Experienced
21.1%
Late Career
12.8%