Average Entry-Level Legal Secretary Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$15.75
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Legal Secretary in Los Angeles, California is $15.75.
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$9.86
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$15.75
50%
$23.84
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MEDIAN $15.75
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $24
Total Pay
$20,800 - $48,416

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

Career Paths

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Legal Secretary
Legal Assistant
Legal Administrative Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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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 $19.83 based on 50 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.81 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.99 based on 90 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $35.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 45.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.3% more) and Seattle, Washington (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (15.4% less) and New Orleans, Louisiana (14.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 354 survey responses.
Early Career
14.1%
Mid Career
13.3%
Experienced
25.4%
Late Career
47.2%