Average Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in New York, New York

$45,324
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$989
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Microsoft Word skills in New York, New York is $45,324.
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$35k
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$45k
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$92k
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$35k - $92k
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$32k - $92k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $38,884 based on 13 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,663 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,500 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,600.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 31.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Miami, Florida (29.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (19.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (5.5% less) and Seattle, Washington (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 41 survey responses.
Entry Level
31.7%
Early Career
39.0%
Experienced
12.2%
Late Career
17.1%