Average Legal Assistant with Filing Skills Salary in New York, New York

$47,500
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Filing skills in New York, New York is $47,500.
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$31k
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$48k
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$86k
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Office Administration, Drafting Correspondence and Filing Court Documents are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $33,000 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,387 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $73,225.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 25.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (14.4% more) and Houston, Texas (1.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (5.7% less), Dallas, Texas (5.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Early Career
51.4%
Mid Career
14.3%
Experienced
17.1%
Late Career
17.1%