Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Microsoft Office Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$51,324
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$1,080
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Microsoft Office skills in Houston, Texas is $51,324.
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$48k
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$51k
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$60k
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$29k - $62k

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Client Interaction are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Drafting Correspondence, Case Management, Filing Court Documents 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 $27,000 based on 7 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $33,832 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,808 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $57,336.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 7.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (4.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (31.0% less), New York, New York (22.1% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (15.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 43 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.3%
Early Career
53.5%
Experienced
14.0%
Late Career
16.3%