Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$52,726
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$1,965
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $52,726.
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

Skills in Filing Court Documents, Client Interaction, Typing, Drafting Correspondence and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $39,568 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,252 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,782.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 24.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (20.4% more) and Miami, Florida (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (13.2% less) and Houston, Texas (0.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 60 survey responses.
Early Career
43.3%
Mid Career
18.3%
Late Career
38.3%