Average Experienced Legal Assistant Salary in New Orleans, Louisiana

$48,696
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$1,300
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant in New Orleans, Louisiana is $48,696.
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$36k
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$49k
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$64k
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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

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 $35,000 based on 7 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $32,500 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,977 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $50,189.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 37.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (26.3% more) and New York, New York (25.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.5%
Early Career
48.2%
Mid Career
23.2%
Late Career
16.1%