The average salary for a Legal Secretary at Sidley & Austin Llp is $70,318.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Legal Secretary
The top respondents for the job title Legal Secretary are from the companies Geico, Greenbergs Traurig Llp and Morgan Lewis & Bockius Llp. Reported salaries are highest at Morgan Lewis & Bockius Llp where the average pay is $82,048. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Greenbergs Traurig Llp and Reed Smith LLP, earning around $62,564 and $62,208, respectively. Geico pays the lowest at around $35,630. Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell and Littler Mendelson, P.C. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $50,500 and $51,983, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary
Skills in Drafting Correspondence and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Proofreading, Client Interaction and Document Preparation.
Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary
An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,478 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,318.
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