Average Legal Receptionist Hourly Pay

$13.97
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$916
Bonus
$966
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Receptionist is $13.97.
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$10.22
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $18
Bonus
$137 - $2,068
Profit Sharing
$275 - $1,250
Total Pay
$22,000 - $41,712
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Job Description for Legal Receptionist

Legal Receptionist Tasks
  • Greet clients in person or on the telephone.
  • Update appointment and location schedules.
  • Keep telephone equipment operating by following operating instructions and calling for repairs.
  • Screen, answer or refer inquiries to proper channels.
  • Transfer calls.

Job Satisfaction for Legal Receptionist

3.8 out of 5
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Popular Skills for Legal Receptionist

Skills in Scheduling, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry and Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Receptionist

An entry-level Legal Receptionist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.05 based on 64 salaries. An early career Legal Receptionist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.42 based on 175 salaries. A mid-career Legal Receptionist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.72 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Legal Receptionist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.33 based on 59 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with Legal Receptionist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 27.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (11.4% more) and San Diego, California (9.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 413 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.5%
Early Career
42.4%
Mid Career
16.9%
Experienced
14.3%
Late Career
10.9%