Average Late-Career Legal Secretary with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$63,564
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$1,900
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Legal Secretary with Microsoft Word skills in Chicago, Illinois is $63,564.
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What Do Legal Secretaries Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Secretaries?

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

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 $39,236 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,413 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,653 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 32.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (32.1% more) and New York, New York (24.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
18.5%
Experienced
48.1%