Average Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Office Administration Skills Salary in Dallas, Texas

$57,931
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Assistant with Office Administration skills in Dallas, Texas is $57,931.
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Job Description for Legal Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Legal Assistant
Legal Secretary
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Filing Court Documents, Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence 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 $36,207 based on 7 salaries. An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,050 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,981 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (31.0% less), Houston, Texas (26.7% less) and Los Angeles, California (24.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.4%
Early Career
65.8%
Experienced
15.8%