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

$47,239
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$1,000
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in New York, New York is $47,239.
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$37k
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$76k
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

Skills in Document Preparation, Office Administration, Drafting Correspondence, Filing Court Documents and Typing are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

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 $41,086 based on 15 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,748 based on 49 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,073 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,982.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (15.2% less), Orlando, Florida (8.8% less) and Houston, Texas (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 106 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.2%
Early Career
46.2%
Mid Career
14.2%
Experienced
13.2%
Late Career
12.3%