Average Late-Career Legal Assistant with Client Interaction Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$72,473
Avg. Salary
$2,349
Bonus
$5,500
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The average salary for a Late-Career Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in Chicago, Illinois is $72,473.
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$72k
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$83k
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$50k - $83k
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$50k - $88k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management, Office Administration, Filing Court Documents, Drafting Correspondence 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 $33,421 based on 5 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,877 based on 17 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 7.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Fort Lauderdale, Florida (22.8% less), Denver, Colorado (22.7% less) and Miami, Florida (17.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 79 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.3%
Early Career
59.5%
Mid Career
12.7%
Experienced
21.5%