The average hourly pay for a Legal Secretary with Scheduling skills in San Jose, California is $30.66.
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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 that pay less than market rate include Litigation Case Management, Typing, Client Interaction, Filing Court Documents and Document Preparation.
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Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 15.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (37.5% less), New York, New York (26.6% less) and Houston, Texas (23.2% less).
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