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

$48,293
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Filing Court Documents skills in San Francisco, California is $48,293.
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Salary
$40k - $89k
Bonus
$242 - $12k
Total Pay
$40k - $94k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $49,700 based on 8 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,584 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,023 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,666 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,875.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 16.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (15.6% more) and Miami, Florida (9.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (1.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.7%
Early Career
39.6%
Mid Career
16.7%
Experienced
14.6%
Late Career
12.5%