Average Late-Career Legal Assistant Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$72,227
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$1,487
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The average salary for a Late-Career Legal Assistant in Boston, Massachusetts is $72,227.
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$47k
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$72k
90%
$87k
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$47k - $87k
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$201 - $5k
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$51k - $92k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction, Filing Court Documents and Organizing 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 $39,115 based on 23 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,801 based on 50 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,195 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,356 based on 24 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 6.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (17.6% less), Miami, Florida (17.6% less) and Portland, Oregon (17.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 108 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.3%
Early Career
46.3%
Mid Career
10.2%
Experienced
22.2%