The average hourly pay for an Experienced Legal Secretary with Filing skills in San Diego, California is $20.49.
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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, Drafting Correspondence and Proofreading are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling.
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Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 71.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (68.5% more) and New York, New York (22.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tucson, Arizona (6.9% less).
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