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Average Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$59,269
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$1,500
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents skills in San Francisco, California is $59,269.
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$41k
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$88k
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

Skills in Document Preparation and Drafting Correspondence are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management, Office Administration and Client Interaction.

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 $55,421 based on 6 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,451 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,964 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,637.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (19.4% less), New York, New York (16.7% less) and Seattle, Washington (13.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.8%
Early Career
29.4%
Mid Career
9.8%
Experienced
21.6%
Late Career
27.5%