Average Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$54,900
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$1,125
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence skills in Houston, Texas is $54,900.
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$34k
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MEDIAN $54,900
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Salary
$34k - $73k
Bonus
$590 - $7k
Total Pay
$28k - $71k

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Job Description for Legal Assistant

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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant

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

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 $42,979 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,866 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,000.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (26.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (10.9% less) and Seattle, Washington (10.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 80 survey responses.
Early Career
40.0%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
25.0%
Late Career
10.0%