Average Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$51,900
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$1,733
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in San Francisco, California is $51,900.
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$40k - $85k
Bonus
$150 - $12k
Total Pay
$39k - $87k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management, Case Management, Drafting Correspondence, Filing Court Documents and Client Interaction.

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 $45,976 based on 24 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,476 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,666 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $85,902.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 1.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (18.1% less), Miami, Florida (6.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (5.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 83 survey responses.
Entry Level
28.9%
Early Career
42.2%
Mid Career
14.5%
Experienced
7.2%
Late Career
7.2%