Average Entry-Level Legal Assistant with Office Administration Skills Salary in Dallas, Texas

$36,207
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$900
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Legal Assistant with Office Administration skills in Dallas, Texas is $36,207.
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$30k
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$36k
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$47k
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MEDIAN $36,207
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Salary
$30k - $47k
Bonus
$250 - $3k
Total Pay
$22k - $51k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Legal Assistant
Legal Secretary
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,050 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,931 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,981 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (13.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (13.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (5.7% less) and Houston, Texas (5.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Early Career
65.8%
Mid Career
18.4%
Experienced
15.8%