Average Mid-Career Legal Secretary Salary in New York, New York

$57,982
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$1,500
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Secretary in New York, New York is $57,982.
10%
$39k
MEDIAN
$58k
90%
$72k
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$39k - $72k
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$992 - $5k
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$38k - $77k

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Document Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Drafting Correspondence, Scheduling and Typing.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,927 based on 10 salaries. An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,614 based on 88 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $78,379.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (7.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (16.3% less), Sacramento, California (15.3% less) and Houston, Texas (8.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 313 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.2%
Early Career
14.1%
Experienced
28.1%
Late Career
54.6%