Average Legal Secretary with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Dallas, Texas

$58,021
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$2,035
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary with Document Preparation skills in Dallas, Texas is $58,021.
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$43k
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$58k
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$74k
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MEDIAN $58,021
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$43k - $74k
Bonus
$727 - $5k
Total Pay
$40k - $76k

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

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Legal Secretary
Legal Assistant
Legal Administrative Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

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

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 $49,920 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,377 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,308 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,907.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 33.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (25.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (21.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 61 survey responses.
Early Career
13.1%
Mid Career
16.4%
Experienced
27.9%
Late Career
42.6%