Average Early-Career Legal Secretary with Word Processing Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$45,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Secretary with Word Processing skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $45,000.
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What Do Legal Secretaries Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Secretaries?

Skills in Document Preparation, Microsoft Word, Drafting Correspondence, Client Interaction and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretaries?

An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,216 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $85,621.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 22.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (12.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Experienced
31.3%
Late Career
68.8%