Average Legal Secretary with Document Preparation Skills Hourly Pay in San Jose, California

$26.41
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$1,000
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The average hourly pay for a Legal Secretary with Document Preparation skills in San Jose, California is $26.41.
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$12.26
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$26.41
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$37.19
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $37
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$737 - $1,770
Total Pay
$41,321 - $80,577

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Client Interaction, Scheduling, Typing and Drafting Correspondence are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Filing Court Documents.

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 $21.00 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $33.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 49.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (37.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (13.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (15.1% less), New York, New York (5.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 12 survey responses.
Early Career
41.7%
Late Career
58.3%