Average Late-Career Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$72,978
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$750
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The average salary for a Late-Career Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence skills in San Diego, California is $72,978.
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $42,963 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,425 based on 17 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 0.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (27.8% less), Houston, Texas (16.4% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (15.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
46.9%
Mid Career
53.1%