Average Early-Career Legal Assistant Hourly Pay in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$18.16
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$1,000
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Legal Assistant in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $18.16.
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$13.84
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$18.16
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$24.57
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

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 $15.35 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.49 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.45 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $29.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 14.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (6.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (16.1% less), Dallas, Texas (12.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (9.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 68 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.7%
Mid Career
23.5%
Experienced
20.6%
Late Career
41.2%