The average hourly pay for an Experienced Legal Secretary with Microsoft Word skills in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $17.70.
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Job Description for Legal Secretary
Legal secretaries work primarily for lawyers’ offices and courts to perform secretarial duties and provide legal support services to attorneys. They must file materials, such as motions, briefs, memorandums, pleadings, etc. at various court systems in a timely manner, as well as maintain appointments and remind lawyers to see clients. They may need to interview clients, either on the phone or in-person prior to referring them to their lawyers. They are generally tasked with typing and editing pl…Read more
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Skills in Document Preparation, Filing Court Documents, Client Interaction, Scheduling and Typing are correlated to pay that is above average.
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Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 113.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (83.6% more) and San Francisco, California (74.4% more).
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