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Average Legal Secretary with Document Preparation Skills Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$55,809
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$950
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary with Document Preparation skills in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $55,809.
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$42k
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$56k
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$68k
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What Do Legal Secretaries Do?

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Explore the most common career paths for Legal Secretary. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Secretaries?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretaries?

An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,009 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,756 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,166.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (35.9% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (31.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 60 survey responses.
Early Career
8.3%
Experienced
18.3%
Late Career
73.3%