Average Legal Secretary Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$61,167
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,000
Bonus
$509
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Atlanta, Georgia is $61,167.
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$34k
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$61k
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$77k
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MEDIAN $61,167
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Salary
$34k - $77k
Bonus
$247 - $3k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $509
Total Pay
$32k - $79k

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

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

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 $40,318 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,494 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,135 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,789.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 24.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (14.9% more) and New York, New York (14.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (1.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 119 survey responses.
Early Career
20.2%
Mid Career
10.1%
Experienced
27.7%
Late Career
42.0%