Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Austin, Texas

$61,059
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$4,447
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Austin, Texas is $61,059.
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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 Document Management, Case Management, Filing Court Documents 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 $37,972 based on 8 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,199 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,977 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $56,460.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 7.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (25.0% less), Las Vegas, Nevada (17.7% less) and Houston, Texas (13.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 54 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.8%
Early Career
57.4%
Mid Career
11.1%
Late Career
16.7%