Average Legal Secretary with Filing Court Documents Skills Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

$23.90
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,875
Bonus
$4,000
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Secretary with Filing Court Documents skills in San Diego, California is $23.90.
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$13.82
10%
$23.90
50%
$38.37
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90%
MEDIAN $23.90
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $38
Bonus
$438 - $13,750
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4,000
Total Pay
$32,817 - $82,068

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Document Preparation and Typing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, Microsoft Word and Drafting Correspondence.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.00 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.49 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $27.14 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $30.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 73.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (64.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (17.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (7.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (3.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 58 survey responses.
Early Career
22.4%
Mid Career
15.5%
Experienced
22.4%
Late Career
39.7%