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

$56,010
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$1,526
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Drafting Correspondence skills in Houston, Texas is $56,010.
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What Do Legal Assistants Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Assistants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Case Management, Filing Court Documents, Client Interaction and Document Preparation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistants?

An early career Legal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,977 based on 34 salaries. A mid-career Legal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,404 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,749 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,989.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (24.1% less), New York, New York (13.0% less) and Seattle, Washington (10.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 72 survey responses.
Early Career
47.2%
Mid Career
20.8%
Experienced
16.7%
Late Career
15.3%