Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents Skills Salary in New York, New York

$52,139
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,011
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents skills in New York, New York is $52,139.
10%
$45k
MEDIAN
$52k
90%
$78k
Is Legal Assistant your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$45k - $78k
Bonus
$968 - $2k
Total Pay
$44k - $69k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Office Administration, Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence and Notary 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 $39,278 based on 9 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,838 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,015 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $63,107.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 39.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (30.3% more) and Houston, Texas (12.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (6.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 68 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.2%
Early Career
47.1%
Mid Career
23.5%
Late Career
16.2%