Average Entry-Level Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$14.96
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$1,950
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Dallas, Texas is $14.96.
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$10 - $19
Bonus
$0 - $1,950
Total Pay
$21,981 - $42,883

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Client Interaction and Drafting Correspondence are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration.

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 $15.33 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.46 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.16 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (32.4% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (20.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 109 survey responses.
Early Career
49.5%
Mid Career
16.5%
Experienced
18.3%
Late Career
15.6%