Average Experienced Legal Assistant Salary in Los Angeles, California

$66,074
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$1,952
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant in Los Angeles, California is $66,074.
10%
$51k
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$66k
90%
$82k
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$51k - $82k
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$505 - $6k
Total Pay
$39k - $85k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $39,424 based on 33 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,030 based on 199 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,977 based on 58 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,670.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (34.2% less), Dallas, Texas (17.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (17.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 330 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.0%
Early Career
60.3%
Mid Career
17.6%
Late Career
12.1%