$32,191
Avg. Salary
$13.44
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$400

Bonus

$3,250

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Legal File Clerk is $13.44 per hour.

The average pay for a Legal File Clerk is $32,191 per year.

10%
$10.05
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$13.44
50%
$17.67
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MEDIAN $13.44
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$27k
10%
$32k
50%
$45k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $32,191
$26,697 - $45,191
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$45K
MEDIAN: $32,191
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$0$45K
Salary $26,697 - $45,191
Bonus $0.00 - $1,526
Profit Sharing $3,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,188 - $38,995
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 38
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $10.05 - $17.67
Overtime $14.88 - $30.10
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $0.00 - $1,526
Profit Sharing $3,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,188 - $38,995
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 154

Job Description for Legal File Clerk

Legal file clerks are responsible for maintaining records and documents used in a legal system or court of law. They must follow predetermined filing systems in regards to letters, legal files, case documents, correspondences, invoices, and memorandums, which is usually done using formatting software such as Pacer or ECF.

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Popular Skills for Legal File Clerk

Pay by Experience Level for Legal File Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Legal File Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal File Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 87 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal File Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Legal File Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 14 salaries. A Legal File Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-8%

National Average: $29,538

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Legal File Clerk

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
8%

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Experience Affects Legal File Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

▲5%

National Average
$30,000

▼1%

▼8%

Skills That Affect Legal File Clerk Salaries


National Average
$30,000

Microsoft Word
▼2%


▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 41%