Average Mid-Career Legal Secretary Salary in Houston, Texas

$53,295
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$2,250
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Secretary in Houston, Texas is $53,295.
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$39k
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$53k
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$71k
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$39k - $71k
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$37k - $69k

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

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

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 $42,500 based on 5 salaries. An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,234 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,845 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,312.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 21.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (16.6% more) and New York, New York (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (8.9% less) and Sacramento, California (7.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 107 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.7%
Early Career
23.4%
Experienced
23.4%
Late Career
48.6%