Average Legal Assistant with Document Management Skills Salary in Austin, Texas

$49,041
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$1,500
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Document Management skills in Austin, Texas is $49,041.
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$36k
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$49k
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MEDIAN $49,041
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Salary
$36k - $69k
Bonus
$491 - $6k
Total Pay
$29k - $71k

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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
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

Skills in Document Preparation, Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction, Filing Court Documents and Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $49,000 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,431 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,350 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,120.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (14.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (1.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (15.3% less), Atlanta, Georgia (11.3% less) and New York, New York (3.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 37 survey responses.
Early Career
37.8%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
21.6%
Late Career
21.6%