Average Early-Career Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$43,270
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$1,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Assistant with Document Management skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $43,270.
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$35k
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$43k
90%
$63k
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Filing Court Documents are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence, Office Administration 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 $40,982 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,414 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 2.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (19.1% less), Dallas, Texas (17.7% less) and Denver, Colorado (16.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Entry Level
38.5%
Experienced
61.5%