Average Experienced Legal Assistant Hourly Pay in San Jose, California

$27.67
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$9,826
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Legal Assistant in San Jose, California is $27.67.
25%
$23.50
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$27.67
75%
$33
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$24 - $33
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$0 - $9,826
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$55,085 - $79,593
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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 $17.19 based on 10 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.35 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.00 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (33.6% less), Tampa, Florida (23.4% less) and Dallas, Texas (23.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 49 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.4%
Early Career
55.1%
Mid Career
10.2%
Late Career
14.3%