Average Legal Secretary Salary in Austin, Texas

$50,550
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$2,457
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Austin, Texas is $50,550.
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$37k
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$51k
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$69k
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MEDIAN $50,550
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Salary
$37k - $69k
Bonus
$959 - $6k
Total Pay
$36k - $71k

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

Career Paths

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.
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 Document Preparation, Filing Court Documents and Drafting Correspondence 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 $40,000 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,007 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,877 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $58,093.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 52.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (39.7% more) and New York, New York (39.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 69 survey responses.
Early Career
24.6%
Mid Career
13.0%
Experienced
23.2%
Late Career
39.1%