Average Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

$52,261
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$1,250
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is $52,261.
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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 Microsoft Word, Document Management, Scheduling and 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 $35,000 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,148 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $63,109.
Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 26.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (25.5% more) and Miami, Florida (4.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Las Vegas, Nevada (3.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 41 survey responses.
Early Career
39.0%
Mid Career
19.5%
Late Career
41.5%